Cadillac Records is a 2008 American biographical drama film written and directed by Darnell Martin.The film explores the musical era from the early 1940s to the late 1960s, chronicling the life of the influential Chicago-based record-company executive Leonard Chess, and a few of the musicians who recorded for Chess Records.. Walter comes on to Geneva, and she seems a little tempted, but then says that she loves Muddy and nothing else happens. However, Muddy walks in while they are still seated next to each other on the bed, and realizes that something is going on. Then Waters' band crashes Chess' new … Directed by Darnell Martin. The singer-guitarist moves in with nurturing Geneva Wade (Gabrielle Union), and adopts teenage harmonica genius Little Walter (Columbus Short). "Cadillac Records" is a fun, fast, flashy introduction to the world of Chess Records. https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/muddy-waters-4015.php McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), known professionally as Muddy Waters, was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician who was an important figure in the post-war blues scene, and is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues". When Walter gets up to leave, Muddy confronts him and then pins him down onto the bed. Selected discography. Cadillac Records (2008) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. With Adrien Brody, Jeffrey Wright, Beyoncé, Columbus Short. Eventually, the two men meet—during a never-happened brawl at the Macomba, instigated by hell-raising harp player Little Walter (Columbus Short)—and form a partnership, then a friendship. Marion Walter Jacobs (May 1, 1930 – February 15, 1968), known as Little Walter, was an American blues musician, singer, and songwriter, whose revolutionary approach to the harmonica and impact on succeeding generations has earned him comparisons to such seminal artists as Django Reinhardt, Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix. In the 1950s, Leonard Chess, a Polish-born Jew in Chicago, along with his brother Phil (not seen in this film) produced "race" records by African American blues and rock and roll legends like Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Chuck Berry and Etta James. 331 records for Geneva Little. Chronicles the rise of Chess Records and its recording artists. Muddy Waters 1915 – 1983. blues singer. At a Glance …. Find Geneva Little's phone number, address, and email on Spokeo, the leading online directory for contact information. Over the course of his career, Muddy Waters was one of the catalysts for a rock’n’roll revolution, uDiscover talks with his daughter about his influence. Sources.