Hulu have released the official trailer for the upcoming biopic drama The United States Vs. Billie Holiday.
The official synopsis for the film is as follows:
The film follows Holiday during her career as she is targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by black Federal Agent Jimmy Fletcher, with whom she had a tumultuous affair.
The film is based on Johann Hari’s novel Chasing the Dream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks and is directed by Lee Daniels. The film stars Andra Day, Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund, Natasha Lyonne, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Evan Ross, Dana Gourrier, Erick LaRay Harvey, Melvin Gregg and Miss Lawrence.
The United States Vs. Billie Holiday will become available on the streaming service in the US on the 26th February 2021.