Jesse L. Martin stars as Gaye along with Brendan Gleeson , Vicky Krieps and Dwight Henry. Frederick Bestall of Auric Entertainment Pty. Ltd. and Jimmy De Brabant from Delux Productions are producing.
The film is currently shooting in Luxemburg and Belgium.
The Focus slate at Cannes will also include “Kill the Messenger,” Mike Leigh’s film about painter J.M.W. Turner; Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” psychological thriller “Oculus,” John Crowley’s “Closed Circuit”; Kevin Macdonald’s thriller “Black Sea” with Jude Law starring; and Ruairi Robinson’s thriller “The Last Days on Mars,” which is world-premiering in the Directors’ Fortnight.