First Look at Don Cheadle as Miles Davis in ‘Miles Ahead’ (Video)

Don Cheadle as Miles Davis in 'Miles Ahead.'

Here’s your first look at Don Cheadle playing Jazz legend Miles Davis in the upcoming biopic Miles Ahead.

The film, which marks Cheadle’s directorial debut, follows the musician throughout a five year period in the late 1970s when Davis disappeared from the music scene.

The cast also includes Emayatzy Corinealdi (Middle of Nowhere) as ex-wife Frances Taylor.

Miles Ahead is due to be released next year.