Finding Forrester
Finding Forrester

Release Date

Dec 21, 2000

2000

Finding Forrester

Drama

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Synopsis

Gus van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old writer named Forrester who discovers his passion for writing. With help from his new mentor Jamal receives a scholarship to a private school.

Cast

William Forrester

Sean Connery

William Forrester

Jamal Wallace

Rob Brown

Jamal Wallace

Prof. Robert Crawford

F. Murray Abraham

Prof. Robert Crawford

Claire Spence

Anna Paquin

Claire Spence

Terrell Wallace

Busta Rhymes

Terrell Wallace

Ms. Joyce

April Grace

Ms. Joyce

John Coleridge

Michael Pitt

John Coleridge

Dr. Spence

Michael Nouri

Dr. Spence

Steven Sanderson

Matt Damon

Steven Sanderson

Prof. Matthews

Richard Easton

Prof. Matthews

Massie, Forrester's Delivery Man

Glenn Fitzgerald

Massie, Forrester's Delivery Man

Damon

Lil' Zane

Damon

Library Assistant (uncredited)

Gus Van Sant

Library Assistant (uncredited)

Coach Kennedy

Philip Ettington

Coach Kennedy

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