Matthew McConaughey is starts a drug ring in Detriot in the first trailer for White Boy Rick.
Set in 1984 Detroit, the true story of a 14-year-old FBI informant stars the Oscar-winner as the boy’s blue-collar father and newcomer Richie Merritt as the title character, who gets involved with drug dealers and government agents. Rick became an informant and later a drug dealer, before he was abandoned by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison.
Written by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller, the film also stars Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry, Rory Cochrane, RJ Cyler, Jonathan Majors, Eddie Marsan, Bruce Dern, and Piper Laurie.
White Boy Rick opens in theaters on September 21st.