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A preacher's daughter, Amara, sings in the church choir before being discovered by a well-established musician. Soon she rises to international fame as a pop singer. Full summary » | Full synopsis »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Ciara ... Amara Winter
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ahmaya-Knoelle ... Nicole

Paris Bennett ... Elyse
Kristen Broussard ... Amara's Hairstylist
Juanita Bynum ... Beverly
Alexandra Cheron ... Kimberly
Carl Jay Cofield ... Armstrong
Daurice Cummings ... Airplane Passenger / Supper Club Patron

Marissa D'Onofrio ... Sienna
Dugie Dugas ... Lillian's Body Guard
Tracey Dundas ... Lillian's Make-up Artist

Shonda Farr ... Holly

Ross Francis ... Adam Keene
Dena Gill ... Amara's Makeup Artist

Geraldine Glenn ... Still Photographer
Adrian Hammond ... Himself

Hill Harper ... Jeff Andrews

Jessica Nicole Higgins ... Shopper
Vy Higginsen ... Herself

Dawn Himel ... Girlfriend of character Adam Keene / Club Patron / Waitress

Patti LaBelle ... Sister Carrie
Don Lincoln ... Camera Man
Theresa F. Linton ... Supper Club Patron

Scott A. Martin ... Stage Manager
Dewey Moorman ... Lilian's Bodyguard
Sami Naveed ... Alt So

Kevin Phillips ... Luke

Kim Porter ... Tara
Mariah Roberson ... Young Doris
Katherine Rose ... Ballroom extra

Ava Santana-Cassano ... Ava - Dr. Winter's Assistant (as Ava Santana)
Deborah Garcia Smith ... On Air Personality

Reginal Varice ... Paul / Sound Guy

Ben Vereen ... Horace Payne

Greg Washington ... Bartender

Van White

Lynn Whitfield ... Lillian Winter

Cheryl Ariaz Wicker ... On-air reporter
Marvin Winans ... Reverend Winter

Courtney Shay Young ... Amara's Wardrobe

Billy Zane ... Amara's Manager
Cliford Johnson ... Band Member (uncredited)

Writing credits
(WGA)
Charles Randolph-Wright (screenplay)

Vy Higginsen (play)

Produced by
Marvet Britto .... co-producer
Holly Davis Carter .... producer
Jeff Clanagan .... producer
Vy Higginsen .... executive producer
Jordan Kessler .... co-producer
Robert Maurin III .... executive producer
David Pomier .... producer
Adam Robinson .... associate producer
Nick Thurlow .... executive producer
Gregory M. Walker .... executive producer
Richard Walters .... co-executive producer
 
Original Music by
Ryan Franks 
Scott Nickoley 
 
Cinematography by
Keith L. Smith 
 
Film Editing by
John Sitter 
Aaron L. Williams 
 
Casting by
Pamela Azmi-Andrew 
Lisa Marie Dupree 
Robi Reed  (as Robi Reed-Humes)
 
Production Design by
Erika Rice 
 
Art Direction by
Beau Chaney 
Gabriel Saint (co-art director)
 
Set Decoration by
Michelle Marchand II 
 
Costume Design by
Amanda Riley 
 
Makeup Department
Roxanne Ferguson .... key hair
Yolonda Frederick .... makeup artist for ciara harris
Darryl Lucas .... additional makeup
Geneva Nash Morgan .... key makeup artist
Ebony Star Parson .... assistant makeup artist
Remi Savva .... makeup artist
JoAnn Stafford-Chaney .... key hair stylist
Shunika Terry .... hair stylist: Ms. Whitfield
Laini Thompson .... key makeup artist
Caya Williams .... makeup artist: Ms. Whitfield
 
Production Management
Katie Harvey .... post-production supervisor
Oak Porcelli .... production supervisor
Cj Stewart .... post-production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael A. Pinckney .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Beau Harrison .... assistant property master
Michael D. Kennedy .... set dresser
Jessica Lee .... art department coordinator
Sam Lothridge .... on-set dresser
Leonard Marchand .... property master (as Leonard Lavigueur)
Joseph Pipes .... set dresser
Gabriel Saint .... assistant art director
Cathy Wassylenko .... camera scenic
Grant Widmer .... on-set dresser
 
Sound Department
Alex Brazan .... foley mixer
John B. Cormier .... dialogue editor
John B. Cormier .... sound designer
John B. Cormier .... sound effects editor
Jason Dotts .... sound re-recording mixer
J. Alex Faucheux .... foley artist
Cameron O. Galloway .... adr editor
Cameron O. Galloway .... sound effects editor
LaToya George .... sound editor
Judah Getz .... adr mixer
Jerry Gilbert .... sound re-recording mixer
Jerry Gilbert .... supervising sound editor
Kevin Gradnigo .... boom operator
Kevin Gradnigo .... sound editor
Allison Howe .... second boom operator
Dan Izen .... sound mixer
Betsy Lindell .... boom operator
Nicolas Mazet .... sound mixer (as Nico Mazet)
Spencer Hall .... adr recordist (uncredited)
John St. Denis .... adr recordist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Matthew Scurry .... special effects technician
 
Visual Effects by
Lawles Bourque .... additional on-set supervisor
Lawles Bourque .... digital compositor
John Lands .... visual effects supervisor
Aaron L. Williams .... digital compositor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Nathan Borck .... digital imaging technician
Danny Brazen .... key grip
Craig Carter .... field camera operator
Jeffrey N. Civa .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Donta Coleman .... second assistant camera: "b" camera (as Donta L. Coleman)
Duane Cooper .... dolly grip
Lamont Crawford .... key grip: new york
David Feeney-Mosier .... second assistant camera: new york
Nicholas Hahn .... first assistant camera: New York
Jerry M. Jacob .... camera operator
McKay Johnson .... first assistant camera
Justin Kenyon .... epk assistant camera
Luis Lopez DeVictoria .... key grip
Wayne Sharp .... best boy grip
Kennith G. Smith .... a dolly grip
Johnny Sousa .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Jeff Taylor .... second assistant camera
Greg Travis .... rigging gaffer
Calvin Ursin Jr. .... grip
Earl Woods .... lighting technician
 
Casting Department
Brent Caballero .... extras casting
Scott M. King .... casting assistant
Natalie Patterson .... casting associate
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Wil Brooks .... production assistant: costume department
Robin Michel Bush .... costume supervisor
Hannah Guarisco .... production assistant: costume department
Meredith Harris .... set costumer
Jessica Nicole Higgins .... costume production assistant (as Jessica Higgins)
Nyima Johnston .... key set costumer
Ashlie Philastre .... set costumer
Leah Standley .... set costumer
 
Editorial Department
Tyler Dixon .... colorist
Andrew Drazek .... associate editor
Valerie Rodriguez .... post-production coordinator
Erin Nicole Wyatt .... on-line editor
 
Music Department
Jeremy Pleasant .... composer: additional music
Jeremy Pleasant .... score mixer
Brigg Sterns .... song producer
 
Transportation Department
Lance Leis .... driver: camera truck
George Mills .... driver: cast
Willie D. Partin .... driver
Jack Prince .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Noor Ahmed .... production legal
Mac Alsfeld .... assistant to producers
Adam Babin .... production secretary
Heather Babineaux .... caterer (as Heather the Great)
Michael Barnes .... financial legal services
Brian Buquoi .... production assistant
Monica Butler .... assistant to director
Monica Butler .... assistant to producer
Mona Coulter .... travel agent
Kade Griffon .... assistant production accountant
Derrick Guidry .... stand-in
Chris Hadlock .... production coordinator
Daniel Lewis .... post-production accountant
Shonta T. McCray .... production assistant
Lee McEwen .... additional production assistant
Camille Murray .... intern director
Johnnie Ruth Richey .... assistant production coordinator
Stephan Roux .... location scout
Bill Stevens .... production accountant
Greg Washington .... production assistant
Derrick Bentley Wells .... set key production assistant
Van White .... assistant location manager
Aaron L. Williams .... stand-in
Danielle Wilson .... craft service
R. Bryan Wright .... location manager
Wendy L. York .... script supervisor
 
Thanks
Monica Butler .... special thanks: rap party coordinator
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG for mild thematic elements
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USA:100 min
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USA:PG (certificate #46489)

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