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Don Cheadle launches crowd-funding campaign for Miles Davis movie
Don Cheadle launches crowd-funding campaign for Miles Davis movie

Don Cheadle is looking for some green to fund a film about the man who made "Kind of Blue." Cheadle intends to star in and make his directorial debut on "Miles Ahead," a movie about the iconic jazz trumpeter, bandleader and composer Miles Davis, and has launched a campaign on Indiegogo to raise $325,000 to do so. "Miles Davis was not a typical jazz musician," Cheadle says in a video pitch. "He preferred that his work be referred to as 'social music,' the music of its time. And in keeping with spirit, I think it's only befitting that the making of this movie be a social experience." The film, which has been a passion project of...

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