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Special Program About the New Film, MILES AHEAD, on WRTI: Sunday, April 24th, 9 PM

MILES AHEAD, a new film about Miles Davis, stars Don Cheadle and Ewan McGregor.

Join us this Sunday, April 24th at 9 pm for a special program that examines the making of the motion picture, Miles Ahead.

This hour-long show delves into how the director and star of Miles Ahead, Don Cheadle, uses unlikely circumstances, like car chases and gunfights, to create a portrait of the legendary musical genius, Miles Davis. 

Hosted by Joshua Jackson, this program tells how Miles Ahead came together from the perspective of Cheadle himself, along with musician Robert Glasper, Miles’ son Erin Davis, and nephew Vince Wilburn Jr.   There will also be plenty of music from the motion picture soundtrack. Don't miss it!

Maureen began her radio career at WRTI in 1999 while studying broadcasting at Temple University. Determined to make it in the entertainment industry, she took advantage of all the creative opportunities presented to her at WRTI - she hosted the overnight jazz broadcasts through her entire college career, she was an arts and culture reporter, and she soaked up the jazz biz from her many WRTI mentors.