James Brown biopic 'Get On Up' releases first trailer - WFXG FOX 54 - News Now

James Brown biopic 'Get On Up' releases first trailer

(Source: Universal Pictures/YouTube) (Source: Universal Pictures/YouTube)
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Man charged with stabbing fellow inmate with homemade shank

    Man charged with stabbing fellow inmate with homemade shank

    Friday, November 17 2017 9:52 AM EST2017-11-17 14:52:39 GMT

    An inmate in the Columbus County prison has been charged with beating a fellow inmate before stabbing him with a broken broom handle on Nov. 11.

    More >>

    An inmate in the Columbus County prison has been charged with beating a fellow inmate before stabbing him with a broken broom handle on Nov. 11.

    More >>
  • Fort Gordon Airman found dead

    Fort Gordon Airman found dead

    Monday, November 20 2017 12:16 AM EST2017-11-20 05:16:32 GMT
    Source: WFXGSource: WFXG

    A Fort Gordon Airman passed away while on duty last week. A press release from the Shaw Air Force Base says 34 year-old Tech. Sgt. Michael Clardy died on November 15 at approximately 7:30 p.m. in his work center. 

    More >>

    A Fort Gordon Airman passed away while on duty last week. A press release from the Shaw Air Force Base says 34 year-old Tech. Sgt. Michael Clardy died on November 15 at approximately 7:30 p.m. in his work center. 

    More >>
  • Two people are dead after shooting on Bradby Lane

    Two people are dead after shooting on Bradby Lane

    Sunday, November 19 2017 5:37 PM EST2017-11-19 22:37:27 GMT

    Aiken Public Safety Officers responded to a call of two people shot on Brandy Lane in Aiken. Officers found two victims sitting in a vehicle parked in front of 305 Brandby Lane.  Officers say both victims were deceased. Investigators are currently working the scene and processing evidence. The Aiken County Coroner’s Office have not released names of the victims. Officers say they do not have any suspect information yet. Anyone with information related ...

    More >>

    Aiken Public Safety Officers responded to a call of two people shot on Brandy Lane in Aiken. Officers found two victims sitting in a vehicle parked in front of 305 Brandby Lane.  Officers say both victims were deceased. Investigators are currently working the scene and processing evidence. The Aiken County Coroner’s Office have not released names of the victims. Officers say they do not have any suspect information yet. Anyone with information related ...

    More >>
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for "Get On Up," the movie chronicling the rise of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. 

The movie takes viewers on the journey through the performer's life, from his impoverished childhood in Augusta, Ga., to his stint in jail, to his rise to fame. 

Featuring an all-star cast, "Get On Up" is set to hit theaters Aug. 1. The film features an all-star cast, including Chadwick Boseman as James Brown, as well as Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer and Dan Aykroyd. 

Watch the trailer above or visit the movie's website for more information.

Copyright 2014 WFXG. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly