Bigelow’s “Detroit” Gets A Cast Featurette

Annapurna Pictures has premiered a new featurette about the cast of Academy Award-winning director Kathryn Bigelow’s new true story feature “Detroit” opening August 4th.

The crime drama is set against the backdrop of Detroit’s 1967 riots, a gripping story of one of the darkest moments during the civil unrest that rocked Detroit during that summer.

John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith, Jacob Latimore, Jason Mitchell, Hannah Murray, Kaitlyn Dever, Jack Reynor, Ephraim Sykes, Laz Alonzo, John Krasinski and Anthony Mackie star in the film which Mark Boal (“Zero Dark Thirty”) has penned and which he, Bigelow, Megan Ellison, Matthew Budman and Colin Wilson are producing.

The release date will coincide with the 50th anniversary of the riots.