Academy Award® winner Denzel Washington is Roman J. Israel, Esq, in the new movie entitled Roman J. Israel, Esq. written and directed by Dan Gilroy. Yesterday Sony Picture delivered the official trailer for this film which will be on the big screen on November 3.
This dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system is about Roamn J. Israel, Esq. a liberal lawyer has been fighting the good fight while others take the credit. When his partner, the firm’s front man, has a heart attack, Israel suddenly takes on that role. He finds out some unsettling things about what the crusading law firm has done that run afoul of his values of helping the poor and dispossessed, and he finds himself in an existential crisis that leads to extreme action.
Another star acting in this movie is Colin Farrell who will play the role of an ambitious, monied lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm. The other actors in the cast are Carmen Ejogo, Shelley Henning, Nazneen Contractor and Tony Plana. Check the trailer here below.