A Raisin in the Sun

2008 · 2 hr 11 min

PG-136.686%70%62%
After moving to Chicago's South Side in the 1950s, a black family struggles to deal with poverty, racism, and inner conflict as they strive for a better life. Adapted for the screen from Lorraine Hansberry's play, this is a moving portrait of dreams deferred.

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Directed By
Kenny Leon
Studio
Sony Pictures Television, Storyline Entertainment, Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group, Zadan / Meron Productions
Genre
Drama

Cast of A Raisin in the Sun

SC
Sean CombsWalter Lee Younger
SL
Sanaa LathanBeneatha Younger
AM
Audra McDonaldRuth Younger
PR
Phylicia RashādLena Younger
BN
DO
David OyelowoJoseph Asagai
RJ
Ron Cephas JonesWilly Harris
ST
Sean Patrick ThomasGeorge Murchison
JS
John StamosCarl Linder
SR
Sandi RossEarline Johnson
RW
Rudy WebbMr. Johnson
MR
Martin RoachWalter Lee Sr.
RD
PS
Paul StephenMr. Arnold
ES
Emily SwissPriscilla Holiday
YM
Yanna McIntoshMiss Tilly
DW
Dan Warry-SmithGrocery Clerk
ED
Elle DownsCocktail Waitress
GM
Gene MackBartender
DC
Demo CatesSax Player
JM
Justin MartinTravis Younger
MF
Morgan FreemanNarrator (uncredited)

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