Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story Poster

Release Date: 2009

DVD Release Date: September 8th, 2009

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Inspired by his mother (Kimberly Elise) to never give up, Detroit native Ben Carson (Cuba Gooding Jr.) overcomes poverty and prejudice to become a neurosurgeon.

Cast: Cuba Gooding Jr., Kimberly Elise, Aunjanue Ellis, Jaishon Fisher, Gus Hoffman, Ithamar Enriquez, Danny Goldring, Gordon Michaels

Director: Thomas Carter

Genres: Biography, Docudrama

Production Co: Sony Pictures Television

Keywords: 1970s, Growing up, Mother, School


Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)