Lucasfilm has announced that it has completed casting on Red Tails, a fictional movie in the works about America’s first all-African-American combat unit. Directed by Anthony Hemingway (The Wire) and written by John Ridley (Three Kings) from a story by executive producer George Lucas, Red Tails will star Cuba Gooding Jr. (Jerry Maguire), Terrence Howard (Crash), Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Nate Parker (The Secret Life of Bees), Tristan Wilds (90210), and Ne-Yo (Stomp the Yard), among others. Principal photography will begin soon in Europe.
Posted April 6 2009 — 9:12 PM EDT
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