Nobody wins when the bad blood– and this is one impressive “Family Feud.” After a short tease for the fans, JAY-Z dropped the full-length video for his 4: 44 track on Friday.
Yes, his better half, Beyoncé, includes plainly. Does his child, Blue Ivy. So do Michael B. Jordan (Marvel’s Black Panther), Thandie Newton ( Westworld), Trevante Rhodes ( Moonlight), Jessica Chastain ( Molly’s Game), David Oyelowo ( Selma), Brie Larson (Marvel’s Captain Marvel), Omari Hardwick ( Power), Rashida Jones ( Angie Tribeca), and numerous more.
A Wrinkle In Time director Ava DuVernay helmed the “Family Feud” video and co-wrote it with JAY-Z. 2 of DuVernay’s Disney motion picture’s stars likewise make cameos: Storm Reid and Mindy Kaling.
The “Family Feud” starts with a quote from James Baldwin: “The wretched of the earth do not decide to become extinct, they resolve, on the contrary, to multiply; life is their weapon against life, life is all that they have.”
A scene emerges of a royal sibling (Jordan), bathed in white and black other than for blue and yellow colors, storming up a grand staircase to face his sis, Joan (Newton), and declare the household throne for himself. Rhodes emerges from Joan’s bed as her fan, who eliminates the sibling. As Joan advises him, “It’s not his, it’s not yours, it’s my throne.”
Chastain likewise appears to interview this alternate truth’s sitting president (Hardwick) and very first woman (Irene Bedard) about the death in their household. As the video flashes through time, we see a table of females– consisting of Constance Wu ( Crazy Rich Asians), LGBTQ activist and home entertainment character Janet Mock, Rosario Dawson ( The Defenders), and Susan Kelechi Watson ( This Is United States)– rewording the Constitution.
“America is a family and the whole family should be free,” Watson states. “It’s like I remember my father saying when I was a little girl, nobody wins when the family feuds.”
We then see Watson’s character as a little lady (played by Blue Ivy), strolling through a church with her dad (JAY-Z) in the year 2018.
Other stars identified consist of Niecy Nash and America Ferrera. A few of the celebs making cameos in the video exposed behind-the-scenes images over social networks.
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