Akeelah and the Bee

Release Date:
Apr 28, 2006
MPAA Rating:
PG
Running Time:
1:52
Genre:
Drama
Director:
Doug Atchison
Cast:
Laurence Fishburne Dr. Larabee
Angela Bassett Tanya
Keke Palmer Akeelah Anderson
Curtis Armstrong Mr. Welch
Tzi Ma Mr. Chiu
Lee Thompson Young Devon
Dalia Phillips Ms. Cross
Craig Wasson Ted Saunders
J.R. Villarreal Javier
Sean Michael Dylan
Sara Niemietz Polly
Eddie Steeples Derrick-T
Julito McCullum Terrence
Erica Hubbard Kiana Anderson
Sahara Garey Georgia
Producers:
Laurence Fishburne , Sidney Ganis , Nancy Hult , Daniel Llewelyn , Michael Romersa , Marc Butan , Mark Cuban , Michael Paseornek , Helen Sugland , Todd Wagner
Writers:
Doug Atchison
Language:
English
Official Website:
http://www.akeelahandthebee.com/splash.html

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Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah, an 11-year-old girl living in South Los Angeles, discovers she has a talent for spelling, which she hopes will take her to the National Spelling Bee. Despite her mother's objections, Akeelah doesn't give up on her goal. She finds help in the form of a mysterious teacher, and along with overwhelming support from her community, Akeelah might just have what it takes to make her dream come true.

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