The Great White Hype

1996 · 1 hr 31 min

R5.535%42%52%
The boxing champ's promoter thinks, change is needed. He finds the one man who's beaten his black champ (at 17), a white man now in a rock band. Like Rocky, he trains heavily whereas the champ slacks.

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Directed By
Reginald Hudlin
Studio
Atman Entertainment, Fred Berner Films, 20th Century Fox

Cast of The Great White Hype

SJ
Samuel L. JacksonRev. Fred Sultan
JG
Jeff GoldblumMitchell Kane
PB
Peter BergTerry Conklin
CB
Corbin BernsenPeter Prince
CM
Cheech MarinJulio Escobar
JR
John Rhys-DaviesJohnny Windsor
JF
Jamie FoxxHassan El Ruk'n
DJ
Damon Wayans Jr.James "The Grim Reaper" Roper
RC
Rocky CarrollArtemus St. John Saint
AH
Albert HallRoper's Manager
MJ
Michael JaceMarvin Shabazz
BS
MM
Method ManHimself
AE
Art EvansMinister
DD
Duane DavisPalace Guard #1
LJ
Lamont JohnsonPalace Guard #2
LC
Lydell M. CheshierPalace Guard #3
RH
Randy HarrisPalace Guard #4
SG
SN
Stu NahanFight Announcer #1
FP
Ferdie PachecoFight Announcer #2
AR
Al RodrigoPress Member #1
PB
Phil BuckmanLee the Drummer
WA
Walter AddisonMichael Katz
JH
Jonathan P. HicksSports Writer
CM
Craig ModdernoSports Writer
MF
Michael FairmanChairman Jerry Schwartz
BB
Brad BlaisdellPress Corps #1
JH
James HardiePress Corps #2
NV
Nedra VolzOld Lady
RS
Rick ScarryWhite Middle American
EL
Elizabeth LaRouPretty Young Woman #1
AC
Alyson CroftPretty Young Woman #2
CH
Christy HousePretty Young Woman #3
ID
Irv DottenRoper's Crony #1
DD
Deezer DRoper's Crony #2
RW
Reno WilsonRoper's Crony #3
GS
G. John SlagleKane's Cameraman
LF
Leon FrederickRoper Cornerman #1
JH
James H. HaysRoper Cornerman #2
CM
Chi McBrideRowdy Spectator (uncredited)
AJ
Anthony JohnsonSultan’s Valet

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