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12 Years a Slave
12 Years a Slave
Directed By Steve McQueen
Screenplay By John Ridley
Cast Chiwetel Ejiofor, Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Lupita Nyong'o, Paul Dano, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alfre Woodard
Produced By Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Bill Pohlad, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen, Arnon Milchan, Anthony Katagas
Cinematography By Sean Bobbitt
Film Editing By Joe Walker
Music By Hans Zimmer
Studio Summit Entertainment, Plan B, Regency Enterprises, Film4, River Road Entertainment
Distributed By Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment One
Country United Kingdom, United States
Language English
Release Date November 8, 2013
Runtime 134 Minutes
Rating R
Budget $18,000,000
Gross $171,048,000
Based on Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup


Plot

Cast

  • Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup
  • Lupita Nyong'o as Patsey
  • Michael Fassbender as Edwin Epps
  • Sarah Paulson as Mary Epps
  • Benedict Cumberbatch as William Ford
  • Brad Pitt as Samuel Bass
  • Paul Dano as John Tibeats
  • Adepero Oduye as Eliza
  • Paul Giamatti as Theophilus Freeman
  • Garret Dillahunt as Armsby
  • Scoot McNairy as Merrill Brown
  • Taran Killam as Abram Hamilton
  • Chris Chalk as Clemens Ray
  • Michael K. Williams as Robert
  • Liza J. Bennett as Mistress Ford
  • Kelsey Scott as Anne Northup
  • Alfre Woodard as Mistress Harriet Shaw
  • Quvenzhane Wallis as Margaret Northup
  • Cameron Zeigler as Alonzo Northup
  • Rob Steinberg as Parker
  • Jay Huguley as Sheriff Villiere
  • Christopher Berry as James Birch
  • Bryan Batt as Judge Turner
  • Bill Camp as Ebenezer Radburn
  • Dwight Henry as Uncle Abram
  • Deneen Tyler as Phebe
  • Ruth Negga as Celeste

Production

Reception

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