G is a 2002 American drama film directed by Christopher Scott Cherot. It is loosely based on the novel The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

G poster
Promotional poster
Directed byChristopher Scott Cherot
Produced by
  • Judd Landon
  • Andrew Lauren
Written by
  • Andrew Lauren
  • Charles E. Drew, Jr.
Music byBill Conti
CinematographyHoracio Marquínez
Edited byRobert M. Reitano
Release date
  • May 10, 2002 (2002-05-10) (Tribeca Film Festival)
  • October 28, 2005 (2005-10-28) (Theatrical in the USA)
Running time
97 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$3,020,784

The title character, "G", played by Richard T. Jones, is a Hip-hop music mogul who is looking to win back the love of his life, Sky (based on the character Daisy Buchanan from the original novel).



G made its worldwide premiere on May 10, 2002 at the Tribeca Film Festival in United States. It made its theatrical premiere on October 28, 2005 in the US, more than 3 years from its initial premiere. Since then, it has been released on DVD in Spain, Iceland, and Hungary.

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