Light It Up Cast

  • Forest Whitaker

    "I hardly ever lose my temper," says this native of Longview, Texas. Which is a good thing considering he's a big guy, big enough to be an all-league defensive tackle while playing college...

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  • Vanessa Williams

    Born in Tarrytown, New York, Williams dropped out of Syracuse University to pursue the Miss America crown. She won the crown in 1984 but was dethroned following publication of nude photos of her in...

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  • Sara Gilbert

    Like her adopted sister Melissa (Little House on the Prairie), Sara Gilbert also grew up on a television series, the long-running ABC sitcom Roseanne (1988-1997). Third generation of a showbiz...

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  • Usher Raymond

    Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Raymond moved to Atlanta at the age of 12 with his family. His mother was a choir director, and it was at church that he discovered and developed his singing...

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  • Judd Nelson

    Before he rose to instant stardom as tough guy John Bender in The Breakfast Club, Judd Nelson majored in philosophy at the prestigious Haverford College in Pennsylvania. Born in Portland, Maine to...

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  • Rosario Dawson

    Born in New York, Dawson was discovered while hanging out on the stoop in front of her New York City building. Filmmaker Larry Clark was making the independent film Kids when he was immediately...

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Light It Up

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  98 min.
Release Date: November 10, 1999

Current rating: Rating: 4.55
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Cast: Forest Whitaker, Vanessa Williams, Sara Gilbert, Usher Raymond, Judd Nelson, Rosario Dawson