Gearing up for a big holiday release, Fox Searchlight Pictures released a new trailer for “Black Nativity” on Wednesday (September 25).
In the musical drama, a street-wise teen from Baltimore who has been raised by a single mother travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives, where he embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey.
Directed by Kasi Lemmons, the movie stars Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson, Nas, Jennifer Hudson, and Mary J. Blige.
Check out the trailer below, in which we get a taste of Jennifer Hudson”s heartfelt singing, backed by a soulful gospel choir. “Black Nativity” hits theaters on November 27th.