The official trailer for “Born to Be Blue” about jazz legend Chet Baker’s life and starring Ethan Hawke has been released.
Ethan Hawke takes on the role of legendary jazz musician Chet Baker who was one of the most famous trumpeters in the world in the 1950s. However, by the 1960s Baker’s career and personal life were torn apart after years of heroin addiction.
Director Robert Budreau examines Chet Baker’s tumultuous life and focuses on key moments in the 1960s as the jazz singer is trying to make a comeback. The film, blending factual and fictional events, stars Ethan Hawke, Carmen Ejogo and Callum Keith Rennie. It opens in US theaters on March 25.
Watch the trailer: