Here’s a First Look At André 3000 as Jimi Hendrix

Set to make its U.S. debut this week at SXSW, the long-awaited Jimi Hendrix biopic, All Is By My Side, has gathered the attention of music fans from all across the spectrum, as the legendary rock 'n' roller is set to be portrayed by hip-hop legend, André 3000. While so far all we have been able to see are behind-the-scenes images, today a minute-long clip from the film has surfaced, giving a brief showcase of 3000's acting abilities. Check out the video up above, and let us know what you think.

By: Richard Brooks / Trailers / March 6, 2014 / 3049 Views
  • http://www.theofficialtwill.com T Will

    I Cant Wait For This!!!

  • brvhbrvh

    you tell em Mantrell

  • jk

    not bad dre..but it's still 3000 with a weird accent. not jimi. im just bein honest.

  • briansosin

    I saw it at Toronto. I thought he was better in ALL IS BY MY SIDE than Matthew McChaunahey was in Dallas Buyers Club.

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  • http://mrlutheriddler.tumblr.com Mr Lu the Riddler

    He's got it down to a tee.. Voice, mannerism and all.

  • real nigga

    idk how i feel about this... he's close with the voice, but i can tell he's trying... and just happens to be darker than jimi, which seems kinda like a purposeful mistake/generalization of black people... and also, jimi's fam doesn't support this, and none of his actual music will be in the film. only covers. honestly jimi hendrix' music is the reason i really started loving music, and this kinda seems sloppily done. im just bein honest

  • YeahYouToo

    Kept it Real

  • YeahYouToo

    Andre sounds like Dracula

  • thib

    wow really... thats a hell of a statement

  • Patrick Anniskette

    Reppin' the 206