Inspired by a True Friendship
Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.
Released: November 16, 2018
Director: Peter Farrelly
Writers: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie, Peter Farrelly
Casts: Viggo Mortensen (Frank "Tony Lip" Vallelonga), Mahershala Ali (Don Shirley), Linda Cardellini (Dolores Vallelonga), Don Stark (Jules Podell), Sebastian Maniscalco (Johnny Venere), Tom Virtue (Morgan Anderson)
Production Companies: Participant Media, Universal Pictures