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Andre Benjamin Plays Jimi Hendrix in First Trailer for All Is By My Side

It’s been a long time coming, but the big screen biopic of Jimi Hendrix is now just months away and we have the first trailer for you right here. The movie is directed by 12 Years a Slave writer John Ridley, and André Benjamin (best known for being one half of OutKast) plays the legendary musician.

How well All Is By My Side is able to tell Hendrix’s story when his estate wouldn’t actually allow the use of his music in the film remains to be seen, although the film was mostly well received by critics when it was screened at the Toronto International Film Festival earlier this year.

In the trailer which can be viewed in the player below, Benjamin does seem to be doing a pretty solid job of playing Hendrix, although the focus is very much on manager Chas Changer and those around him as

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