The Best Man is a 1999 comedy film starring Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut, and Sanaa Lathan. Spike Lee produced the film, and his cousin Malcolm D. Lee directed.Up-and-coming author Harper Stewart (Diggs) travels to Los Angeles for a wedding and is forced to deal with the fallout once his friends start to recognize themselves in his thinly-veiled autobiographical novel. A sequel titled The Best Man Holiday was released in 2013.No relation to the 1964 political drama starring Henry Fonda, or the Gore Vidal play from which it was adapted.
- Expository Hairstyle Change: used for the college flashbacks
- Men Don't Cry: Averted by Lance during his wedding ceremony