The Sun Is Also a Star

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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.

  • Release Date: May 17, 2019
  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Cast: Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton, John Leguizamo, Gbenga Akinnagbe
  • Director: Ry Russo-Young
  • Producer: Elysa Koplovitz Dutton, Leslie Morgenstein
  • Screenplay: Tracy Oliver
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures