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The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete (25-Jan-2013)

Director: George Tillman, Jr.

Writer: Michael Starrbury

Keywords: Drama, Coming of Age

Two inner-city children are forced to fend for themselves after their mothers are taken away by local authorities.

Mister, a thirteen-year old boy struggling through a life in inner-city Brooklyn, is left to fend for himself after embattled mother Gloria is apprehended by the police. Together with similarly-fated nine-year old Pete, the pair must rely on their wits and friendship to survive in unforgiving territory as the sweltering summer heat and child protective services do their best to wear them down.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
22-Aug-1967   Adebisi in Oz
Jennifer Hudson
12-Sep-1981   Dreamgirls
Anthony Mackie
23-Sep-1979   The Manchurian Candidate
Jordin Sparks
22-Dec-1989   Winner, 6th season American Idol
Jeffrey Wright
7-Dec-1965   Basquiat


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