Andra Day delivers haunting performance as an icon in The United States vs ...

Andra Day is making her big-screen debut with a once-in-a-lifetime role.

And the two-time Grammy nominee is sure to become our favorite leading lady if the first look is any indication.

She offers a haunting performance as she embodies a music and Civil Rights icon in the first trailer for Hulu's Lee Daniels-helmed biopic The United States vs Billie Holiday.

Leading lady: Andra Day offers a haunting performance as she embodies a music and Civil Rights icon in the first trailer for Hulu's Lee Daniels-helmed biopic The United States vs Billie Holiday

Leading lady: Andra Day offers a haunting performance as she embodies a music and Civil Rights icon in the first trailer for Hulu's Lee Daniels-helmed biopic The United States vs Billie Holiday

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The 36-year-old stars as the titular jazz singer in the untold story of her 1939 song Strange Fruit, which protested the lynchings of Black Americans, making her a target of the FBI.

She stars alongside Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund and Natasha Lyonne in the film, which premieres February 26 on the streaming platform.

'Don't you know who this is?' asks Lyonne, who plays movie star and Billie's lover Tallulah Bankhead, as she and Day's Billie Holiday pour over a selection of jewels.

'She was thinking of something more special,' Lyonne adds, as Day sells her portrayal with an adjustment of her fur shawl and a perfectly strung out delivery: 'I'm downright flashy, you know?'

Civil Rights icon: The 36-year-old stars as the titular jazz singer in the untold story of her 1939 song Strange Fruit, which protested the lynchings of Black Americans, making her a target of the FBI

Civil Rights icon: The 36-year-old stars as the titular jazz singer in the untold story of her 1939 song Strange Fruit, which protested the lynchings of Black Americans, making her a target of the FBI

Talented ensemble: She stars alongside Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund and Natasha Lyonne in the film, which premieres February 26 on the streaming platform

Talented ensemble: She stars alongside Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund and Natasha Lyonne in the film, which premieres February 26 on the streaming platform

Girl's best friend: 'Don't you know who this is?' asks Lyonne, who plays movie star and Billie's lover Tallulah Bankhead, as she and Day's Billie Holiday pour over a selection of jewels

Girl's best friend: 'Don't you know who this is?' asks Lyonne, who plays movie star and Billie's lover Tallulah Bankhead, as she and Day's Billie Holiday pour over a selection of jewels

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Downright flashy: 'She was thinking of something more special,' Lyonne adds, as Day sells her portrayal with an adjustment of her fur shawl and a perfectly strung out delivery: 'I'm downright flashy, you know?'

Downright flashy: 'She was thinking of something more special,' Lyonne adds, as Day sells her portrayal with an adjustment of her fur shawl and a perfectly strung out delivery: 'I'm downright flashy, you know?'

It then cuts to the leading lady in a glam ensemble, gracing a packed audience from under a spotlight onstage, before giving a taste of her stunning vocal performance. 

The young talent basks in adoration from her fans, as a voice notes: 'NAACP says Billie Holiday is the voice of our people.'

Billie expresses some big ideas to her clarinetist and trusted confidant Lester 'Prez' Young (Tyler James Williams): 'I think we should integrate the audience for the show, change it up a little bit. You know, Blacks and whites sitting together.'

All seems well, as she tours around the country with friends, while having an affair with Jimmy Fletcher (Rhodes), a Black federal agent who was hired by Federal Bureau of Narcotics leader Harry J Anslinger (Hedlund) to lead a sting operation.

The sting was all a cover for the government to silence her and derail her career over the powerful words of Strange Fruit. 

When asked, Jimmy tells her that Strange Fruit is his favorite song of hers, to which she responds: 'That's a song about important things, you know. Things that are going on in the country.'

Beautiful voice: It then cuts to the leading lady in a glam ensemble, gracing a packed audience from under a spotlight onstage, before giving a taste of her stunning vocal performance

Beautiful voice: It then cuts to the leading lady in a glam ensemble, gracing a packed audience from under a spotlight onstage, before giving a taste of her stunning vocal performance

Adored by many: The young talent basks in adoration from her fans, as a voice notes: 'NAACP says Billie Holiday is the voice of our people'

Adored by many: The young talent basks in adoration from her fans, as a voice notes: 'NAACP says Billie Holiday is the voice of our people'

Big ideas: Billie expresses some big ideas to her clarinetist and trusted confidant Lester 'Prez' Young (Tyler James Williams): 'I think we should integrate the audience for the show, change it up a little bit. You know, Blacks and whites sitting together'

Big ideas: Billie expresses some big ideas to her clarinetist and trusted confidant Lester 'Prez' Young (Tyler James Williams): 'I think we should integrate the audience for the show, change it up a little bit. You know, Blacks and whites sitting together'

Love affair: All seems well, as she tours around the country with friends, while having an affair with Jimmy Fletcher (Rhodes), a Black federal agent who was hired by Federal Bureau of Narcotics leader Harry J Anslinger (Hedlund) to lead a sting operation

Love affair: All seems well, as she tours around the country with friends, while having an affair with

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