Produced by Oprah Winfrey, Halle Berry, Spike Lee and Steven Spielburg
Directed by Rob Marshell
Written by Woody Allen
Music by Philip Glass
Halle Berry (Sally Hemmings)
Jack Nicholson (President Thomas Jefferson)
Sally Hemmings Mom ( Oprah Winfrey)
Tagline: "Love comes in all colors."
Synopsis: The American scandal that teacher's have not taught us. About the affair between Thomas Jefferson and his slave mistress Sally Hemmings. Oscar nominated cast and crew. Stunning costume designs by Colleen Atwood.
What the Press would say:
Just when everyone thought Halle Berry couldn't act she gives a stunning performance as Sally Hemmings. Three time Oscar winner Jack Nicholson proves he can too do a serious dramatic historical-epic by giving a flawless performance. Nominated for 8 Oscars. Not since Color Purple.
Best Actress: Halle Berry
Best Supporting Actress : Oprah Winfrey
Best Actor: Jack Nicholson
Best Original Score: Philip Glass
Best Costume Design: Colleen Atwood
Best Director : Rob Marshell
Best Original Song: "The Roots of Ebony" Arethra Franklin