Respect: Synopsis | MGM

Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice.

CASTJennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Tate Donovan, Heather Headley, Skye Dakota Turner, and Mary J. Blige

DIRECTED BYLiesl Tommy

WRITTEN BYTracey Scott Wilson

PRODUCED BYScott Bernstein, Harvey Mason Jr.

EXECUTIVE PRODUCERSStacey Sher, Sue Baden-Powell, Aaron L. Gilbert and Jason Cloth