Watch the First Trailer for Roxanne Shanté’s Netflix Biopic

Roxanne Roxanne Netflix trailer

The life of hip-hop pioneer Roxanne Shanté is finally being told in a biopic, exclusive to Netflix, titled Roxanne Roxanne.

Here’s the first trailer for the upcoming film, which is directed and written by Michael Larnell, while starring Chanté Adams, Nia Long, and Mahershala Ali.

Produced by Pharrell and Forest Whitaker, Roxanne Roxanne tells the story of Roxanne Shanté, depicting her early years as a teen in Queens and her rise to prominence.

Roxanne Roxanne premieres March 23 on Netflix.