Entertainment: Movies Watch the trailer for the Jackie Robinson biopic '42' January 11, 2013 | 9:37 am Leave a comment Opening on April 12, "42" chronicles the ascent of Jackie Robinson, the Brooklyn Dodger player who broke the color barrier in major league baseball. Chadwick Boseman stars as Robinson and Harrison Ford plays his manager. Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.