Trailer: ‘Selma’ Starring David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson & Oprah Winfrey

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chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition.  The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson () signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement.  Director Ava DuVernay’s Selma tells the story of how the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. () and his brothers and sisters in the movement prompted change that forever altered history.

Cast: David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, ., , , Common, Carmen Ejogo, Lorraine Toussaint, with Tim Roth and

Director: Ava DuVernay

Writer: Paul Webb

In Select Theaters: December 25, 2014

In All Theaters: January 9, 2015

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Lance Carter is an actor and the Editor of Daily Actor.

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