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HULU FEATURE FILM SPECIAL [UPDATED]
Air Date: Friday, February 26, 2021
Time Slot: 12:01 AM-1:00 AM EST on HULU
Episode Title: "The United States vs. Billie Holiday"
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NEW THIS WEEK

Streaming February 15 - February 22

THE UNITED STATES VS. BILLIE HOLIDAY: HULU ORIGINAL FILM PREMIERE

TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USi-ppCfxEA

Synopsis: Billie Holiday, one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time, spent much of her career being adored by fans across the globe. Beginning in the 1940's in New York City, the federal government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to escalate and racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial and heart-wrenching ballad, "Strange Fruit."

Cast: Andra Day, Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund, Natasha Lyonne, Da'Vine Joy Randolph

Crew: New Slate Ventures, Lee Daniels Entertainment, Roth Kirschenbaum Films are producing with Jordan Fudge, Lee Daniels, Pamela Oas Williams, Tucker Tooley, Joe Roth and Jeff Kirschenbaum. Executive producers include Hilary Shor, Jeremy Allen, Patty Long, Johann Hari, Cassian Elwes, Mark Bomback and Dennis Stratton.

(Streaming Friday, February 26)

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