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What's Love Got To Do With It

What's Love Got To Do With It

Based on the life of the legendary soul singer, Tina Turner (Angela Bassett) -- born Anna Mae Bullock -- discovers her love of singing in her Tennessee church choir. She moves to St. Louis to pursue a career, and there she meets the charismatic Ike Turner (Laurence Fishburne), who rechristens her Tina and offers to help her succeed. As a musical team, Ike and Tina take the charts by storm. But as his physical abuse worsens, Tina has to make the tough decision to leave Ike and set out on her own.
Cast: Jenifer Lewis, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Laurence Fishburne, Angela Bassett, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Rae'ven Kelly, Phyllis Stickney, Khandi Alexander, Penny Johnson, Pamela Tyson
Director: Brian Gibson
Producer(s): Barry Krost, Doug Chapin