The first full trailer has arrived for “Notorious” director George Tillman Jr.’s coming-of-age meets social justice drama “The Hate U Give”.
The story follows a young and underprivileged high school student (Amandla Stenberg) who attends a rich, mostly white, prep school. She’s soon forced to find and raise her voice against injustice after she witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood friend at the hands of the cops.
Audrey Wells adapted the script from the Angie Thomas novel of the same title. K.J. Apa, Regina Hall, Anthony Mackie, Issa Rae, Common, Sabrina Carpenter and Algee Smith co-star in the film which opens October 19th.