One of the most well-known figures in music over the past 50 years has been Jimi Hendrix. With fans around the world, and a number of musicians often citing him as an influence, many were interested when news emerged of a biopic about Hendrix, penned by John Ridley. Excitement for the feature increased with Ridley’s Oscar win for Best Screenplay for 12 Years A Slave. The film, titled Jimi: All Is by My Side, sees Ridley take on directing duties alongside writing the screenplay, and sees him work with a cast that includes André Benjamin, Ruth Negga, Hayley Atwell, and Burn Gorman. The first trailer for the film has now been released, and can be seen below.