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The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

R 03/31/2021 (ES) MusicDramaHistory 2h 11m

Her voice would not be silenced.


Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial ballad, "Strange Fruit."

  1. Lee Daniels


  2. Suzan-Lori Parks


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  1. Andra Day

    Andra Day

    Billie Holiday

  2. Trevante Rhodes

    Trevante Rhodes

    Jimmy Fletcher

  3. Garrett Hedlund

    Garrett Hedlund

    Harry Anslinger

  4. Leslie Jordan

    Leslie Jordan

    Reginald Lord Devine

  5. Miss Lawrence

    Miss Lawrence

    Miss Freddy

  6. Adriane Lenox

    Adriane Lenox

    Mrs. Fletcher

  7. Natasha Lyonne

    Natasha Lyonne

    Tallulah Bankhead

  8. Rob Morgan

    Rob Morgan

    Louis McKay

  9. Da'Vine Joy Randolph

    Da'Vine Joy Randolph


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The United States vs. Billie Holiday
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