Nat King Cole was a consummate performer and international superstar whose music inspired millions around the world to dance, laugh, love and smile.
As expressed by a stellar cast of family, friends and entertainers from around the globe, THE WORLD OF NAT KING COLE documentary explores the artistry and character of a man who not only has stood the test of time, but is loved universally.
Aside from documenting the stature of Nat King Cole's international stardom, this groundbreaking film also investigates some of the hidden battles he faced throughout his career.
In an ugly era of rampant racism, this is the story of one African-American male who, with stoic dignity, struggled to lead by example.
This was a man determined to demonstrate his principles through his life and work: Nat Cole simply believed that beneath the grime of prejudice and intolerance, human beings actually hunger to understand and love one another.
Using a unique combination of never-before-seen archival performances, newly-shot footage and insightful interviews with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Carlos Santana, Whoopi Goldberg, B.B. King, Andre Young and more, THE WORLD OF NAT KING COLE sheds a profound and brilliant new light on the man behind the voice.