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Beyond the Lights ()


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The pressures of fame have superstar singer Noni on the edge, until she meets Kaz, a young cop who works to help her find the courage to develop her own voice and break free to become the... See more »

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  • Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 24 nominations.
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Noni
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Kaz
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Macy Jean
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Kid Culprit (as Richard Colson Baker)
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Captain Nicol
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Quentin
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April
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Jonas
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Liam King
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Jesse Soria
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J Stanley
India Jean-Jacques ...
Noni (age 10)
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Felicia
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Herself
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Billboard Awards Stage Manager
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Male Fan
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Steve Sams
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Officer Aforo
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LAPD Cop #2
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Shai
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Emcee
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Choreographer Gibson
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Trey
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Carl
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Donia
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Pastor Marks
Sean Anderson ...
Himself
Irving Whitlow ...
Irv
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Photographer
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Herself (as Rocsi)
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Spanish Karaoke Guy
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Town Car Driver
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Worthy Farm Stage Manager
Hector Bucio ...
Man at Mexico Market
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Reverend Brown
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Vendor
Amy Johnson ...
Reporter
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Herself
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Himself
Mark Ridley Thomas ...
Himself
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Herself
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Amar'e Stoudemire
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Himself
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Herself
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Himself
James Hardy ...
Himself
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Himself
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Dancer
Christina Webber ...
Dancer
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Dancer
Helen Gedlu ...
Dancer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ethan Ward ...
Bradley
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Trey's Assistant (uncredited)
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Security (uncredited)
Felicia Dillon ...
Bottle service waitress (uncredited)
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Nurse (uncredited)
Brittany Escobar ...
Fangirl (uncredited)
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Tap Dancer (uncredited)
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Erica Johnson (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
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Tammy Toulson- tap dancer (uncredited)
Armar Gonsalves ...
Concert Fan (uncredited)
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Bottle Service Waitress (uncredited)
Teebone Mitchell ...
Bass Player - Band Member (uncredited)
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Band Member (uncredited)
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Kid Culprit's Girlfriend in Music Video (uncredited)
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Son of battered mom (uncredited)
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Stage Manager (uncredited)
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Autograph Fan (uncredited)
Destiny Soria ...
Concert fan (uncredited)
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Voice Actor (uncredited)
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Noni's boyfriend in music video (uncredited)
Miroslav Zaruba ...
Paparazzi (uncredited)

Directed by

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Gina Prince-Bythewood

Written by

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Gina Prince-Bythewood ... (written by)

Produced by

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Stephanie Allain ... producer
Matt Alvarez ... executive producer
Marc Ambrose ... co-producer / line producer
Jason Beckman ... executive producer
Reggie Rock Bythewood ... producer
Jason Colodne ... executive producer
Ken Halsband ... co-producer
Ryan Kavanaugh ... producer
Ryan Kohler ... line producer: additional photography
Chris Lemos ... associate producer
Amar'e Stoudemire ... producer
Sharon Tomlinson ... producer
Tucker Tooley ... executive producer
Samantha Waite ... line producer: London

Music by

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Mark Isham

Cinematography by

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Tami Reiker

Film Editing by

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Terilyn A. Shropshire

Editorial Department

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Stratton Farrar ... media assistant
Jeremy Goodman ... post-production assistant
Kenneth Marsten ... additional editor
Julian McDougald ... digital intermediate producer
Adam Nazarenko ... digital colorist: Marketing
Aziza Ngozi ... first assistant editor
Mark Sahagun ... digital intermediate editor
Darin Wooldridge ... digital intermediate colorist

Casting By

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Aisha Coley

Production Design by

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Cecilia Montiel
Hannah Purdy Foggin ... (London Unit)

Art Direction by

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Nick Ralbovsky
Jenny Ray ... (Art Director London Unit)

Set Decoration by

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Lori Mazuer

Costume Design by

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Sandra Hernandez

Makeup Department

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Michele Baylis ... uk make supervisor
Stacey Morris ... personal barber and groomer: Nate Parker, Darrryl Stephens, Danny Glover, Machine Gun kelly
Jonathan Seti ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Ken Halsband ... executive in charge of production
Trent Hara ... production supervisor
Victor Ho ... unit production manager
Madalena Hudson ... production manager: london
Christopher Kulikowski ... post-production supervisor
Bryson Pintard ... production supervisor
Pascal Vaguelsy ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Richard L. Fox ... first assistant director
Sebastian Mazzola ... second second assistant director
Shawn Pipkin ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Bonnie Betancourt ... set shopper
Brian S. Childs ... propmaker
Jeremy Cisneros ... set dresser
Stephen Gibson ... assistant property master
Gerald Lehtola ... art coordinator
Maya Levy ... art department assistant
Timberly Matonic ... props
Brendan O'Connor ... art department assistant
Prentice Randolph ... set dresser
Brett V. Shirley ... leadman
Thomas Spence ... property master
Mike Sunga ... leadman

Sound Department

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Javier Bennassar ... supervising sound editor
Colette D. Dahanne ... additional sound re-recording mixer
Jesse Ehredt ... assistant sound editor
Art Espinosa ... assistant sound editor
Justin Herman ... sound engineer
Tim Limer ... sound recordist
David Parker ... boom operator
Leslie Shatz ... re-recording mixer

Visual Effects by

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Kenneth Armstrong ... digital compositor: Comen VFX
Tim Carras ... visual effects supervisor
Joshua D. Comen ... visual effects producer
Sean Coonce ... digital compositor: Comen VFX
Brian Cuartero ... digital compositor: Comen VFX
Chelsea Goodchild ... digital compositor: Comen VFX
Patricio Harris ... digital artist: comen vfx
Melissa Huerta ... roto/paint artist: Comen VFX
Josh Shuman ... digital compositor: Comen VFX

Stunts

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Matt Emig ... stunts
Paul Leonard ... stunt rigger
Greg Rementer ... utility stunts
Matthew Rugetti ... stunt coordinator
Monty L. Simons ... utility stunts
Justin A. Williams ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department

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Sarah Brandes ... second assistant: 'a' camera
Eric C. Castro ... electrician
Cliff Charles ... additional photography
David Eubank ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
R. Dana Harlow ... best boy grip
Thatcher Kelley ... digital imaging technician
Tommy Maddox-Upshaw ... B camera Operator
Johnny Medeiros ... key hd video assist engineer
Myron Parran ... first assistant camera
Paul J Harvey ... still photographer: London
David Schmalz ... second video assist operator
Maxwell Thorpe ... key grip
Alpheus Underhill ... grip

Casting Department

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Kristan Berona ... extras casting
Msaada Nia ... casting associate

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Judy Bohning ... set costumer
Lisa Marie Evans II ... costume assistant (as Lisa Evans)
Melia Ford ... key set costumer
Silvia Raiano ... set costumer
April K. Watkins ... wardrobe pa

Location Management

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Jaime Abarca Jr. ... key assistant location manager
Samantha-Jane Hunt ... location manager: London
Adam Keller ... assistant location manager
Eric Petersen ... key assistant location manager

Music Department

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Bob Bowen ... executive in charge of music
Ian Broucek ... music coordinator
Allison Cantor ... assistant to composer (as Allison Geatches) / composer: additional music (as Allison Geatches)
Jason La Rocca ... music scoring mixer
Joseph Magee ... supervising music mixer
Jason Markey ... music supervisor
Adam McInnis ... music clearance
Julia Michels ... music supervisor
Jennifer Nash ... music editor
Tyler Parkinson ... score recorded by
Del Spiva ... music editor
Amanda Krieg Thomas ... music coordinator
Devona Williams ... playback
Justine von Winterfeldt ... music coordinator (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Ronnie A ... driver
Daren Bojarski ... driver
Gary Compton ... driver
Erik Coutts ... production driver
Scottie Fao ... driver
Larry Fee ... transportation
Stan Mataele ... transportation coordinator
Miki Mcgoro ... driver
Jack Jay Reece ... driver
George Sacks ... transportation
Ken Sale ... transportation
Niu Sale ... transportation
Eric Sherman ... driver
Matt Sprague ... transportation

Other crew

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Maame-Yaa Aforo ... assistant: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Renetta G. Amador ... script supervisor
Amy Banks ... payroll accountant
Raymond W. Beal ... animal trainer
John Blair ... 2nd assistant accountant
Armando Boquiren ... key assistant location manger
Stephanie Bradford ... production assistant
Bridgett Buss ... EPK production coordinator
Jules Carideo ... production supervisor
Eden Cohen ... production legal
Ruth Ann Crudup-Brown ... studio teacher
Dawn Darfus ... production finance executive
Alyssa Feener ... Assistant Production Coordinator
Grace Flagg ... dancer
Sarah Himmelstein ... Stand in for Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Beth Hintermeier ... director of operations: Relativity Media
Cheri Jacobs ... first assistant accountant
Jess King ... assistant production office coordinator
Stefón L.C. ... production assistant
Eloy Lara ... key set medic
Matt Leslie ... assistant: Matt Alvarez
Tali Lipa ... production accountant
Sheryl Main ... unit publicist
John Malakoff ... director of production travel: ALTOUR travel
Melissa Morkus ... Physical Production Coordinator
Shannon Murray ... production secretary
Ali Naqvi ... production assistant
Jedrek Oquendo ... production assistant
Josh Reinhold ... studio executive
Santos P. Rodriguez ... chef
David Thrall ... production assistant
Cindy Villa ... assistant: Mr. Tooley
Jeff Maynard ... consultant (uncredited)
Kris Smith ... script supervisor: additional (uncredited)

Thanks

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Aaron Broghamer ... special thanks
Kevin Ladson ... special thanks

Production Companies

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Special Effects

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Other Companies

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Storyline

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Plot Summary
Plot Keywords
Taglines Open your heart. Find your voice. See more »
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Additional Details

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Also Known As
  • Зад кулисите (Bulgaria, Bulgarian title)
  • Isiqlarin arxasinda (Azerbaijan)
  • Túl a fényeken (Hungary)
  • Blackbird
  • Beyond the Lights: Trova la tua voce (Italy)
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Runtime
  • 116 min
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Box Office

Budget $7,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend United States $6,500,000, 14 Nov 2014

Did You Know?

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Trivia Gugu Mbatha-Raw sang most of her own songs for this movie. See more »
Goofs Noni cuts herself on the glass and is bleeding yet the next morning she has no injuries. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in The EE British Academy Film Awards (2015). See more »
Soundtracks Grateful See more »
Quotes Noni: What we had was perfect right?
Kaz: We started on a lie. So it could never be perfect.
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