The Sun Is Also a Star

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Rotten Tomatoes® Score
Tomatometer 51% Audience Score 62%

In theatres:
  • May 17, 2019
DVD/Blu-ray: August 20, 2019
  • June 14, 2021 -
Running time: 1h 40m
Genre: Drama, Romance

Two high school seniors — Jamaican American Natasha Kingsley (Yara Shahidi) and
Korean American Daniel Bae (Charles Melton) — meet on a crowded New York City street during a particularly eventful time in both of their lives.

Daniel is on his way to an interview with a Yale alum, while Natasha is meeting with a lawyer to try and prevent her family's deportation to Jamaica.

Based on the novel by Nicola Yoon.

Director: Ry Russo-Young
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Producer(s): Elysa Koplovitz Dutton, Leslie Morgenstein
Cast: Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton, John Leguizamo, Gbenga Akinnagbe
Writer(s): Tracy Oliver
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