Meteor Man, The
Triple-threat Robert Townsend (writer, director & actor) stars as the shy and retiring schoolteacher, Jefferson Reed in The Meteor Man. Jefferson, who gains mysterious super powers when he's struck by a meteor fragment, uses those powers to help his neighborhood combat gang crime. Jefferson's courage will be tested as his super powers diminish and he must decide where true strength really lies.
The Meteor Man, a comic-action film with heart, co-stars James Earl Jones (Star Wars, Convicts), Marla Gibbs (TV's The Jeffersons and 227), Robert Guillaume (TV's Soap and Benson), Don Cheadle (Ocean's 11, TV's House of Lies), Eddie Griffin (Undercover Brother, TV's Malcolm & Eddie), Frank Gorshin (TV's Batman), Sinbad (TV's A Different World) and singer Nancy Wilson (The Big Score).