The first official trailer for the highly anticipated Netflix original film, ROXANNE ROXANNE, is out now. Set to air on Netflix March 23, ROXANNE ROXANNE, written and directed by Michael Larnell, and from the producers of “Fruitvale Station” and “Dope,” tells the story of rap pioneer Lolita ‘Roxanne Shanté’ Gooden, best known for her 1984 hit record “Roxanne’s Revenge,” and the “Roxanne Wars” rivalry. At only 14-years-old, Queens’ Roxanne Shanté was on the road to stardom and becoming a hip-hop legend.
ROXANNE ROXANNE stars Chanté Adams as Shanté, Nia Long as her mother Peggy Gooden, and Mahershala Ali as Cross, Shanté’s abusive boyfriend. The film also stars Elvis Nolasco, Kevin Phillips, Shenell Edmonds, Eden Duncan-Smith, Drew Olivia Tillman, Lyric Hurd, and Adam Horovitz. Check out the new trailer down below.