Singer, songwriter, producer, and actor Ne-Yo has a role in the upcoming film, “Red Tails,” directed by George Lucas.
The movie tells the story of the Tuskegee Airmen. The Tuskegee Airmen were the first African-American pilots to fly in a combat squadron during World War II.
Synopsis: A group of young WWII pilots overcome racism to form the Tuskegee Airmen, a distinguished group of fliers who broke the aviation color barrier to become the first African-American fighter pilots in U.S. military history.The film also features Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrance Howard, Rick Otto, Tristan Wilds, Bryan Cranston, and Method Man.
The film will hit theaters on January 20, 2012.