The Hate U Give is a 2018 American drama film co-produced and directed by George Tillman Jr. from a screenplay by Audrey Wells (who died the day before the film’s release), based on the 2017 young adult novel of the same name by Angie Thomas. The film was produced by Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey, Robert Teitel and Tillman Jr., and stars Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, KJ Apa, Sabrina Carpenter, Common, and Anthony Mackie, and follows the fallout after a high school student witnesses a police shooting.
The Hate U Give – Trailer
Starr Carter, an African-American teenager, faces pressure from various communities and tries to stand up for what is right after she witnesses the shooting of her best friend by the police.
Release date: 19 October 2018
Director: George Tillman Jr.
Box office: $34.9 million
Music by: Dustin O’Halloran
Distributed by: 20th Century Studios
Adapted from: The Hate U Give
Related: Switched (2020) Movie Download Mkv
- Amandla Stenberg as Starr Carter
- Regina Hall as Lisa Carter, Starr & Sekani’s mother and Maverick’s wife
- Russell Hornsby as Maverick Carter, Starr, Sekani & Seven’s father
- Algee Smith as Khalil Harris, Starr’s childhood best friend
- Lamar Johnson as Seven Carter, Starr, Sekani, Kenya and Lyric’s older half-brother
- Issa Rae as April Ofrah
- K. J. Apa as Chris Bryant, Starr’s boyfriend
- Common as Carlos, Lisa’s brother and uncle to Starr & Sekani
- Anthony Mackie as King, Iesha’s husband, father to Kenya and Lyric, stepfather to Seven
- Dominique Fishback as Kenya, Starr’s best friend and one of three half-sisters to Seven
- Sabrina Carpenter as Hailey Grant, one of Starr’s school friends
- Megan Lawless as Maya Yang, one of Starr’s school friends
- TJ Wright as Sekani Carter, Starr’s younger brother and Seven’s half-brother