• Biography
    Music
  • Rated: G,R,PG
  • Director: Sidney J. Furie
  • Writer: Chris Clark, Suzanne De Passe, Billy Holiday
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Lady Sings the Blues is a 1972 American biographical drama film directed by Sidney J. Furie about jazz singer Billie Holiday, loosely based on her 1956 autobiography which, in turn, took its title from one of Holiday's most popular songs. It was produced by Motown Productions for Paramount Pictures. Diana Ross portrayed Holiday, alongside a cast including Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor, James T. Callahan, and Scatman Crothers.
  • Biography
    Music
  • Rated: G,R,PG
  • Director: Sidney J. Furie
  • Writer: Chris Clark, Suzanne De Passe, Billy Holiday

  • Diana Ross
    Billy Dee Williams
    Richard Pryor
    Paul Hampton
    Sidney Melton
    Virginia Capers
    Yvonne Fair
    Scatman Crothers
    Robert L. Gordy
    Harry Caesar
    Milton Selzer
    Ned Glass
    Paulene Myers
    Isabel Sanford
    James Callahan

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  • (1972)

  • Biography
    Music
  • Rated: G,R,PG
  • Director: Sidney J. Furie
  • Writer: Chris Clark, Suzanne De Passe, Billy Holiday
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Synopsis

Lady Sings the Blues is a 1972 American biographical drama film directed by Sidney J. Furie about jazz singer Billie Holiday, loosely based on her 1956 autobiography which, in turn, took its title from one of Holiday's most popular songs. It was produced by Motown Productions for Paramount Pictures. Diana Ross portrayed Holiday, alongside a cast including Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor, James T. Callahan, and Scatman Crothers.

Starring
  • Diana Ross
    Billy Dee Williams
    Richard Pryor
    Paul Hampton
    Sidney Melton
    Virginia Capers
    Yvonne Fair
    Scatman Crothers
    Robert L. Gordy
    Harry Caesar
    Milton Selzer
    Ned Glass
    Paulene Myers
    Isabel Sanford
    James Callahan