Akeelah and the Bee

A young girl from South Los Angeles tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee.

Akeelah and the Bee


Directed By: Doug Atchison

Cast: Laurence Fishburne, Angela Bassett, Keke Palmer, Curtis Armstrong

Writer: Doug Atchison

Producer: Nancy Hult Gains, Sid Gains, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Romersa, Danny Llewelyn


With a Strong Female Lead, For Teens, For Kids, For Ages 11 to 12, For Ages 8 to 10, About Family