The new trailer has been released for “White Boy Rick,” the new true story drama from “’71” filmmaker Yann Demange and set in Detroit in 1984 at the height of the crack epidemic.
The film tells the story of one of the city’s most infamous criminals – a fifteen-year-old boy from a blue-collar background. Ricky Wershe Jr. (Richie Merritt) was a street hustler, an undercover FBI informant, and a drug kingpin.
Matthew McConaughey plays his father in the film which was penned by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller. The movie opens on September 21st.