The Weinstein Company has released the final poster for Wayne Blair
‘s musical comedy The Sapphires
. Based on the play of the same name, the film stars Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy, Shari Sebbens
and Miranda Tapsell
as four vivacious Australian girls, who travel to Vietnam to entertain U.S. troops in 1968.
, Ava Jean Miller-Porter, Carlin Briggs, Eka Darville, Kylie Belling, Lynette Narkle, Miah Madden, Nioka Brennan, Tammy Anderson, Tanika Lonesborough, and Tory Kittles round out the cast.
Here’s the synopsis for the film
Inspired by a true story, the March 22 release follows four vivacious, young and talented Australian Aboriginal girls from a remote mission as they learn about love, friendship and war when their all girl group The Sapphires entertains the U.S. troops in Vietnam in 1968. Cynthia (Tapsell), Gail (Mailman), Julie (Mauboy) and Kay (Sebbens) are discovered by Dave (O’Dowd), a good-humored talent scout with a kind heart, very little rhythm but a great knowledge of soul music. As their manager, Dave books the sisters their first true gig giving them their first taste of stardom, and travels them to Vietnam to sing for the American troops.
is scheduled to light up theaters March 22nd, 2013. Check out previously published poster and trailer
just in case you missed it.