Eddie Huang just released the trailer for his new Focus Features film ‘BOOGIE’ which stars Taylor Takahashi as a Chinese-American kid with huge hoop dreams. Taylour Paige plays his love interest Eleanor and Pop Smoke makes a posthumous film debut as Boogie’s on court nemesis Monk.
From acclaimed writer, producer and restaurateur Eddie Huang comes his directorial debut BOOGIE, the coming-of-age story of Alfred “Boogie” Chin, a basketball phenom living in Queens, New York, who dreams of one day playing in the NBA. While his parents pressure him to focus on earning a scholarship to an elite college, Boogie must find a way to navigate a new girlfriend, high school, on-court rivals and the burden of expectation.
Check out the trailer below:
This looks great, are y’all excited for it? We’re definitely planning to check it out.
The full cast includes Taylor Takahashi, Taylour Paige, Pamelyn Chee, Mike Moh, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Alexa Mareka, Perry Yung, Pop Smoke