Executive Producers: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Jeff Skoll and Patricia Whitcher
Producer: Gary Foster and Russ Krasnoff
Based on the Book by Steve Lopez
Screenplay: Susannah Grant
Director: Joe Wright
Cast: Jamie Foxx, Robert Downey Jr., Catherine Keener, Tom Hollander and Lisa Gay Hamilton
In The Soloist, an emotionally soaring drama about the redemptive power of music, journalist Steve Lopez (Oscar nominee Robert Downey Jr.) discovers Nathaniel Anthony Ayers (Oscar winner Jamie Foxx), a former classical music prodigy, playing his violin on the streets of L.A. As Lopez endeavors to help the homeless man find his way back, a unique friendship is formed, one that transforms both their lives. The Soloist is directed by Joe Wright (Golden Globe winner for Best Drama and Oscar nominee for Best Picture Atonement).
Release Date: November 21, 2008