DERAY DAVIS,JAI WHITE AND VIVICA A. FOX
Written and directed by?Jean-Claude LaMarre,?the sexy urban drama?Chocolate City?is a steamy, fun ride filled?with drama and redemption. The film features an irresistible?ensemble cast?including Robert Ri’chard, Tyson Beckford, DeRay Davis, Michael Jai White and?Vivica A. Fox.?Chocolate City?will have a limited theatrical?release in the U.S. and will debut On Demand on Friday,?May?22, 2015,?followed by its arrival on home entertainment platforms, including Digital and?DVD.
Welcome to?Chocolate?City, where the music is hot, the mood is magical, and the dancers are?simply?delicious. Women go wild when the arrival of a young, new dancer (Robert?Ri’chard) has the spot sizzling like?never before. ?Michael, a college?student, is struggling to help his mother (Vivica A. Fox) make ends meet.?When?his part time job doesn’t pay the bills, he begins to find success at the?nightclub dancing as “Sexy?Chocolate.” As the money starts rolling?in, Michael must deal with the unexpected pressure of being the?new favorite?flavor while hiding his “job” from his mother and girlfriend.?Co-starring Tyson Beckford and?Michael Jai White,?Chocolate City?is?a steamy, fun ride that has all the right moves.
CHOCOLATE CITY?|?THE CAST
Darrin Dewitt Henson
Vivica A. Fox
Michael Jai White
About Jean-Claude LaMarre?(Writer/Director):
Jean-Claude LaMarre is one of the?leading young black filmmakers in the industry today. ?A native New Yorker?who grew up?on the island of Haiti, LaMarre has worked both in front of and?behind the camera. ?As an actor, he has appeared in films?such?as Malcolm X, Basquiat and Brothers in Arms. ?His?directing credits include Gang of Roses, Nora’s Hair?Salon and Sugar?Valentine, as well as the religious?biopic Color of the Cross.