Release Date: March 27th, 2020
Not Yet Rated |1 hr 44 minPlot Summary
Fueled by his love for wine, Elijah enrolls in a course to become a master sommelier, an elite designation given only to a handful who are able to pass its notoriously difficult exam. It's a dream that upends the expectations of his father, Louis (Courtney B. Vance), who insists Elijah take over the popular Memphis barbeque joint that's been passed down from father to son since its inception. Elijah struggles with the demands of school and a new relationship, while Louis wrestles with the feelings of his son rejecting the family business until a tragedy forces both of them to slow things down. Written and directed by Prentice Penny (Insecure), and starring Mamoudou Athie, Courtney B. Vance, and Niecy Nash, Uncorked is a hilarious and touching drama about a father and son who have to finally learn to listen to one another.
Cast: Courtney B. Vance, Matt McGorry, Mamoudou Athie, Niecy Nash, Hélène Cardona, Jennifer Pierce Mathus, Sasha Compère
Director: Prentice Penny
Production Co: Netflix, Argent Pictures, Cranetown Media, Uncorked 5, FullDawa Films, Mandalay Pictures