Premiere - Bob Marley: One Love : Premiere Sets Kingston Aglow with Star-Studded Event

By Mulder, Jamaïque, Kingston, Théâtre Carib 5, 23 january 2024

The Carib 5 theatre in Kingston, Jamaica, played host to a spectacular hometown premiere of Bob Marley: One Love on January 23, 2023. The red carpet event was a regal affair, with the legendary Fae Ellington leading the festivities. The premiere showcased the film's stellar cast, including Kingsley Ben-Adir, James Norton, Aston Barrett Jr., Anna-Sharé Blake, and many more.

Directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green, Bob Marley: One Love delves into the life of the iconic Bob Marley, tracing his meteoric rise to fame and his untimely demise in the early 1980s. The lead cast, with Kingsley Ben-Adir portraying Bob Marley, Lashana Lynch as Rita Marley, and James Norton as Chris Blackwell, promises a compelling portrayal of the reggae legend's journey.

The extensive ensemble also includes Jesse Cilio, Sevana, Tosin Cole, and more, with Michael Gandolfini, Nadine Marshall, Anthony Welsh, and Stefan A.D Wade in undisclosed roles. Produced by Ziggy Marley, Rita Marley, Cedella Marley, Jeremy Kleiner, Dede Gardner, and Robert Teitel, the film boasts a screenplay crafted by Terence Winter, Frank E. Flowers, Zach Baylin, and Reinaldo Marcus Green.

The release, initially scheduled for January 12, 2024, was rescheduled to February 14, 2024, by Paramount Pictures for both the United States and the United Kingdom. The anticipation for the film has only heightened with the delay, and fans around the globe are eager to witness the cinematic celebration of Bob Marley's life and legacy. Adding to the film's allure is the musical genius Kris Bowers, who composed the soulful score for Bob Marley: One Love, promising a fitting tribute to the reggae legend's musical heritage.

Bob Marley: One Love is set to captivate audiences globally with its compelling storytelling, outstanding performances, and a soundtrack that pays homage to the indomitable spirit of Bob Marley. The film's release on February 14, 2024, is poised to be a momentous occasion, marking a tribute to the reggae legend on the international stage.

Here are the official red carpet interviews videos : 

itw Alexx A Game 

itw Andrew Holness 

itw Aston Barrett Jr 

itw David Kerr Junior Marvin 

itw Mystic Marley 

itw James Norton 

itw Kingsley Ben Adir 

itw Naomi Cowan 

itw Reinaldo Marcus Green 

itw Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce 

itw Ziggy Marley 

itw Zuri Marley 

You can discover for a short time the official photos in our Flickr page

Synopsis : 
Bob Marley: One Love celebrates the life and music of an icon who inspired generations with his message of love and unity. For the first time on the big screen, discover Bob Marley's powerful story, his resilience in the face of adversity, and the path that led him to his revolutionary music.

Bob Marley: One Love
Directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green
Screenplay by Terence Winter, Frank E. Flowers, Zach Baylin, Reinaldo Marcus Green
Story by Terence Winter, Frank E. Flowers
Produced by Ziggy Marley, Rita Marley, Cedella Marley, Jeremy Kleiner, Dede Gardner, Robert Teitel
With Kingsley Ben-Adir, Lashana Lynch, James Norton
Director of photography: Robert Elswit
Editing: Pamela Martin
Music: Kris Bowers
Production companies: Plan B Entertainment, Tuff Gong, State Street Pictures
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date: February 14, 2024 (United States, France)
Running time : 107 minutes

Photos : Getty Images for Paramount Pictures (for press use only)