Ali 2001
Directed By Michael Mann
Written By Stephen J. Rivele, Michael Mann,

Christopher Wilkinson, Eric Roth

Cast Will Smith, Jamie Foxx, Ron Silver, Jada Pinkett Smith
Produced By Michael Mann, Jon Peters, James Lassiter, Paul Ardaji, A. Kitman Ho
Film Editing By William Goldenberg, Lynzee Klingman, Stephen E. Rivkin, Stuart Waks
Cinematography By Emmanuel Lubezki
Music By Pieter Bourke, Lisa Gerrard

Peters Entertainment, Forward Pass, Overbrook Films


United States



Release Date

December 25, 2001


157 Minutes

Rating R
Distributed By

Columbia Pictures

Budget $107,000,000
Gross $87,713,825



  • Will Smith as Muhammad Ali
  • Jamie Foxx as Drew Bundini Brown
  • Jon Voight as Howard Cosell
  • Mario Van Peebles as Malcolm X
  • Ron Silver as Angelo Dundee
  • Jeffrey Wright as Howard Bingham
  • Mykelti Williamson as Don King
  • Jada Pinkett Smith as Sonji Roi
  • Nona Gaye as Khalilah Ali
  • Michael Michele as Veronica Porsche
  • Joe Morton as Chauncey Eskridge
  • Paul Rodriguez as Dr. Ferdie Pacheco
  • Bruce McGill as Bradley
  • Barry Shabaka Henley as Herbert Muhammad
  • Giancarlo Esposito as Cassius Clay, Sr.
  • Laurence Mason as Luis Sarria
  • LeVar Burton as Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Albert Hall as Elijah Muhammad
  • David Cubitt as Robert Lipsyte
  • Michael Bentt as Sonny Liston
  • James Toney as Joe Frazier
  • Charles Shufford as George Foreman
  • Robert Sale as Jerry Quarry
  • Candy Ann Brown as Odessa
  • David Haines as Rahaman Ali
  • Leon Robinson as Joe Smiley
  • David Elliott as Sam Cooke
  • Shari Watson as Singer
  • Malick Bowens as Joseph Mobutu
  • Zaa Nkweta as Foreman Fight Announcer
  • Brandon T. Jackson as Club Goer
  • Victoria Dillard as Betty



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