George Lucas and Layon Gray
(© David Haber)
George Lucas and Layon Gray
(© David Haber)

The cast of writer/director Layon Gray's Black Angels Over Tuskegee, which performs Off-Broadway at The Actors' Temple Theatre, were among the guests who joined four-time Oscar nominee George Lucas for the premiere of the film, Red Tails, at New York's Ziegfield Theatre on Tuesday, January 10.

Both the movie and Gray's play are inspired by the same source material: the Tuskegee Airmen, who were the first group of African-American fighter pilots in the U.S. armed forces. Lucas serves as executive producer of Red Tails and contributed to the film's script.

The cast of Black Angels Over Tuskegee includes Delano Barbosa, Reginald Barnes, Thaddeus Daniels, Layon Gray, Melvin Huffnagle, David Roberts, Tobias Truvillion, and Reggie Lee Wilson.

Click here for more information and Black Angels Over Tuskegee tickets.

Next page: The cast of Black Angels Over Tuskegee on the red carpet for Red Tails.


Melvin Huffnagle, Layon Gray, Reggie Lee Wilson, Delano Barbosa, David Roberts, Tobias Truvillion, Reginald Barnes, and Thaddeus Daniels
(© David Haber)
Melvin Huffnagle, Layon Gray, Reggie Lee Wilson, Delano Barbosa, David Roberts, Tobias Truvillion, Reginald Barnes, and Thaddeus Daniels
(© David Haber)

The cast of writer/director Layon Gray's Black Angels Over Tuskegee, which performs Off-Broadway at The Actors' Temple Theatre, were among the guests who joined four-time Oscar nominee George Lucas for the premiere of the film, Red Tails, at New York's Ziegfield Theatre on Tuesday, January 10.

Both the movie and Gray's play are inspired by the same source material: the Tuskegee Airmen, who were the first group of African-American fighter pilots in the U.S. armed forces. Lucas serves as executive producer of Red Tails and contributed to the film's script.

The cast of Black Angels Over Tuskegee includes Delano Barbosa, Reginald Barnes, Thaddeus Daniels, Layon Gray, Melvin Huffnagle, David Roberts, Tobias Truvillion, and Reggie Lee Wilson.

Click here for more information and Black Angels Over Tuskegee tickets.