Matthew McConaughey leads the poignant first trailer for White Boy Rick
Matthew McConaughey stars in the first trailer for new drama White Boy Rick, which you can watch by clicking below:
The movie retells the true story of Rick Wershe Jr and his rise to infamy.
Set in 1980s Detroit at the height of the crack epidemic and the War on Drugs, the movie follows Rick Wershe Jr., who became an undercover police informant and later a drug dealer, before he was abandoned by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison.
Starring alongside McConaughey are Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bruce Dern, Bel Powley and Piper Laurie, while 71 director Yann Demange is in charge.
White Boy Rick will be released into UK cinemas on December 7th this year.