Starring: Andre Benjamin, Hayley Atwell, Imogen Poots
Running Time: 118 minutes
Director: John Ridley
Genre: Biography / Musical
A revealing biopic from the Academy Award-winning writer of '12 Years a Slave', John Ridley. Covering a year in Hendrix's life from 1966-67 as an unknown backup guitarist playing New York's Cheetah Club to making his mark in London's music scene, up until his Monterey Pop triumph, the film presents an intimate portrait of the young musician on the verge of becoming a rock legend.