Published on September 28th, 2020 | by Damien Straker

The High Note – Release Date, Synopsis, and Video Content

Directed by Nisha Ganatra
Produced by Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner
Written by Flora Greeson
Starring Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Ice Cube, Zoe Chao, June Diane Raphael, Eddie Izzard, Bill Pullman, and Diplo
Release Date: the 24th of September 2020


Set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene comes the story of Grace Davis (Tracee Ellis Ross), a superstar whose talent, and ego, have reached unbelievable heights. Maggie (Dakota Johnson) is Grace’s overworked personal assistant who’s stuck running errands, but still aspires to her childhood dream of becoming a music producer. When Grace’s manager (Ice Cube) presents her with a choice that could alter the course of her career, Maggie and Grace come up with a plan that could change their lives forever.

Dakota Johnson Featurette – Video content

In this 1 minute video Dakota Johnson talks through her character “Maggie”, a personal assistant to a musical icon.

Love Myself – Original Song from Tracee Ellis Ross for The High Note

The debut song and music video from Emmy Nominated and Golden Globe® Award-winning actress Tracee Ellis Ross and the first single from The High Note.


Ice Cube Featurette – Video content

In this 1 minute video Ice Cube talks about playing “Jack”, a long time manger to a diva superstar who wants to keep the gravy train going.

The High Note – Ice Cube

He's the best manager in the biz. Don't miss Ice Cube in The High Note, in cinemas SEPTEMBER 24.

Posted by Universal Pictures on Thursday, August 27, 2020

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