Sexual Healing 

The film focuses on the later years of Marvin Gaye as he lived in Europe, putting his past drug abuse behind him and wrote his hit song Sexual Healing, along with promoter Freddy Cousaert.

Director:

Julien Temple

Writers:

Matthew Broughton, Marvin Williams (co-writer)

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Updated: 25 July 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Jodie Turner-Smith ... Grace Jones (as Jodie Smith)
Vicky Krieps ... Eugenie Vis
Jesse L. Martin ... Marvin Gaye
Clarke Peters ... Harvey Fuqua
Elarica Johnson ... Janis Gaye (as Elarica Gallacher)
S. Epatha Merkerson ... Alberta Gay
Rowena King ... Marilyn
Dwight Henry ... Marvin Gay Sr.
Julian Nest ... Music Journalist
Hana Sofia Lopes ... Ivy Keaton
Martyn Berg Martyn Berg ... Advertising Executive
Toniche Wallace Toniche Wallace ... Monica
Dean Gregory Dean Gregory ... Music Journalist
Madyson Chretien Madyson Chretien ... Little Sister
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Storyline

A look at the last years of Marvin Gaye's life, from his parting ways with Motown and self-imposed exile to Europe, to his relationship with Freddy Cousaert, the promoter who guided the singer through the recording of his biggest-selling album, Midnight Love. Written by Anonymous

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Biography | Drama | Music

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Country:

USA | Luxembourg

Language:

English

Filming Locations:

Ostend, Flanders, Belgium See more »

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Color:

Color
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Lenny Kravitz was originally cast as Marvin Gaye. But Marvin Gaye III convinced Kravitz, a friend of his, to walk away from the role because he felt that the film would be disrespectful to his father. See more »

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