Watch the thrilling first trailer for Michael Keaton's McDonald's biopic The Founder
The first trailer for The Founder, the new biopic of Ray Kroc, the man who made McDonalds into a worldwide phenomenon, has been unveiled. Click below to watch it.
The movies follows Kroc, an Illinois salesman who meets brothers Mac and Dick McDonald and somehow maneuveres himself into a position to take control of their company and turn it into the behemoth it is today.
Michael Keaton plays the slippery Kroc while Parks and Recreation’s Nick Offerman and Ted 2’s John Carroll Lynch play the brothers McDonald. There are also key roles for Laura Dern, B.J. Novak and Patrick Wilson.
The Blind Side director John Lee Hancock is working from a script by Robert Siegel, also known for 2008's The Wrestler and Turbo from 2013.
The Founder will be released into US cinemas on August 5th this summer. A UK release date has yet to be confirmed.