First look images of Jackie Robinson biopic ’42’ starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie

Jackie Robinson biopic '42'

New first look images from the upcoming Jackie Robinson biopic 42 have emerged online from The Birmingham News via Shadow and Act. The film is currently shooting at Birmhingham’s Rickwood Field, and will chronicle the early years of Robinson’s groundbreaking journey as the first African-American to enter the Major League.

Chadwick Boseman, who played Floyd Little in “The Express,” stars as Robinson in the movie, and Nicole Beharie of “Shame” plays his wife. Andre Holland, who stars in the recently picked up NBC comedy ‘1600 Penn,’ is also seen on set playing influential sportswriter Wendell Smith.

Nicole Beharie in Jackie Robinson biopic '42'
Nicole Beharie
Andre Holland in '42'
Andre Holland
Extra Avery Moore in '42'
Background actor Avery Moore
Jackie Robinson Biopic '42' Extras
Extras
Jackie Robinson Biopic '42'

(Photo credit: The Birmingham News/Joe Songer)

 

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