The Great White Hype

If you can't find the perfect contender....make one.

Genres: Comedy, Drama
When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's white. However, once Rev. Sultan convinces him to fight, he goes into heavy training while the confident champ takes it easy and falls out of shape.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1996-05-03
Run time: 91 minute / 1:31
Director: Reginald Hudlin
Production Companies : Atman Entertainment, Fred Berner Films, 20th Century Fox
Production Country: United States of America



Samuel L. Jackson
as Rev. Fred Sultan
Jeff Goldblum
as Mitchell Kane
Peter Berg
as Terry Conklin
Jon Lovitz
as Sol
Damon Wayans
as James "The Grim Reaper" Roper
Corbin Bernsen
as Peter Prince
John Rhys-Davies
as Johnny Windsor
Salli Richardson-Whitfield
as Bambi
Cheech Marin
as Julio Escobar
Rocky Carroll
as Artemus St. John Saint
Albert Hall
as Roper's Manager
Michael Jace
as Marvin Shabazz
Brian Setzer
as Himself
Method Man
as Himself
Deezer D
as Roper's Crony #2
Art Evans
as Minister
Duane Davis
as Palace Guard #1
Lamont Johnson
as Palace Guard #2
Jamie Foxx
Charles Rosen Production Design

Ron Shelton Writer

Costume & Make-Up
Marietta Carter-Narcisse Makeup Artist
Ruth E. Carter Costume Design

Ronald Víctor García Director of Photography

Costume & Make-Up
Robert L. Stevenson Key Hair Stylist

Marcus Miller Original Music Composer

Reginald Hudlin Director

Joshua Donen Producer
Fred Berner Producer

Earl Watson Editor

Eileen Mack Knight Casting

Tony Hendra Writer

Scott Ritenour Art Direction
Mary Olivia McIntosh Set Decoration

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