With original music by Grammy winner Branford Marsalis, The Mountaintop
stars Samuel L. Jackson
as civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Angela Bassett
as Camae, a Lorraine Motel chambermaid who pays Dr. King a visit the evening before he is assassinated. Tony Award nominee Kenny Leon (Fences
, Stick Fly
) directs Katori Hall's Olivier Award-winning play, a fact-inspired work of fiction intent on showing the human side of the iconic activist.