GenreBiography, Drama, History Duration LanguageEnglish
Release dateMarch 16, 1991 (1991-03-16) WriterRon Hutchinson (story), Michael Zagor (story), Ron Hutchinson (teleplay) NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie CastLynn Whitfield (Josephine Baker), Rubén Blades (Count Giuseppe Pepito Abatino), David Dukes (Jo Bouillon), Louis Gossett, Jr. (Sidney Williams) Similar moviesDesire, A View to a Kill, Sexual Chronicles of a French Family, Les Misérables, The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc, A Little Chaos
TaglineBefore Madonna. Before Marilyn. There was Josephine.
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The Josephine Baker Story is an American television film that first aired on HBO on March 16, 1991. It stars Lynn Whitfield as Josephine Baker, who is regarded for being the first international African-American star, despite her more prominent success in Europe. The film was generally well received by critics and has become a success on home video and DVD. The original music score was composed by Georges Delerue. The film was nominated for several awards and won an Emmy Award for choreography by George Faison and for acting by Lynn Whitfield.