Denzel Washington‘s new film, Roman J. Israel Esq. will premiere at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival.
Directed by Dan Gilroy, Roman J. Israel Esq. is a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system.
It stars Washington as the driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is upended when a turbulent series of events challenge the activism that has defined his career.
Colin Farell, Carmen Ejogo, Joseph David-Jones, DeRon Horton, Lynda Gravatt, Amanda Warren, Shelley Hennig, Hugo Armstrong, Sam Gilroy, Tony Plana and Amari Cheatom all feature.
The film is financed by MACRO Ventures and Bron Studios.
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