Featuring a soundtrack of original music and stunning music performances, Star is an emotionally powerful drama that follows three talented young singers – desperate for a new start and with ambitions of stardom – as they navigate the cut-throat music business.
The series stars Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award, Grammy Award and Golden Globe Award winner Queen Latifah (“Bessie,” “Bringing Down The House”) Emmy Award nominee Benjamin Bratt (“24: Live Another Day,” “Law & Order”) and newcomers Jude Demorest, Ryan Destiny, Brittany O’Grady and Amiyah Scott.
The series also will feature guest stars Grammy Award winner Lenny Kravitz (“Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” “The Hunger Games”), supermodel/actress Naomi Campbell (EMPIRE) and Grammy Award-nominated musician and actor Tyrese Gibson (“2 Fast 2 Furious”).
Benjamin Bratt as Jahil Rivera
Brittany O’Grady as Simone Davis
Jude Demorest as Star Davis
Queen Latifah as Carlotta Brown
Ryan Destiny as Alexandra
key behind the scenes crew
Bruce Margolis as Co-Executive Producer
Charles Murray as Executive Producer
Charles Pratt as Executive Producer
Effie Brown as Executive Producer
Lee Daniels as Creator/Executive Producer/Director (Pilot)
Pamela Oas Williams as Executive Producer
Tom Donaghy as Creator/Executive Producer
Wednesday 14 December 2016
network and production companies
Fox – 20th Century Fox Television – Lee Daniels Entertainment