Check out the video for some cool facts about the 1991 musical drama, The Five Heartbeats, written and directed by Robert Townsend. The Five Heartbeats follows the three-decade career of a 1960s R&B group, showcasing the highs and lows of the industry. In this video we dive into some fun facts like, which actor was slated to play the role of JT before Leon landed it. Also, which two actors were ready to throw down on set? Click the link and check it out.