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Akeelah and the Bee

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Runtime:


112 Minutes

Overview:


Akeelah Anderson (Keke Palmer), from south Los Angeles, has a talent for words. In spite of the objections of her mother Wanda (Angela Bassett), Keke enters a spelling contest. Her gift takes her to compete in the National Spelling Bee, the most famous competition of its kind in the world. On the way, she is helped by a forthright, mysterious teacher, Dr. Larabee (Laurence Fishburne) and a cast of colorful characters from the community.

Cast:

Angela Bassett
Austin Herrera Davis
Bonita Friedericy
Craig Wasson
Curtis Armstrong
Dalia Phillips
Eddie Steeples
Erica Hubbard
Fay Hauser
George Hornedo
J.R. Villarreal
Jack Ong
Janet Borrus
Jeff Marlow
Jeris Poindexter
Julito Mccullum
Katie Kerwin Mccrimmon
Keke Palmer
Lauren Sánchez
Laurence Fishburne
Lee Garlington
Lee Thompson Young
Neil Soni
Sahara Garey
Sara Niemietz
Sean Michael Afable
Sid Ganis
Tzi Ma
Wolfgang Bodison

Genre:

Drama

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