Algee Smith Added to the Cast of Fox 2000’s ‘The Hate U Give’


According to The Hollywood Reporter, Algee Smith has been cast in Fox 2000’s The Hate U Give. It’s the film adaptation of best-selling book of the same title inspired by Black Lives Matter.

Smith will play Khalil, who’s the childhood friend of Starr (Amandla Stenberg). As of right now the cast also includes Russell Hornsby, Lamar Johnson and Regina Hall.

George Tllman Jr. will direct.