Watch the trailer for the new ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ movie above!
The synopsis for the film is as following:
Roman J. Israel, Esq. is set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is upended when his mentor, a civil rights icon, dies. When he is recruited to join a firm led by one of the legendary man’s former students – the ambitious lawyer George Pierce (Colin Farrell) – and begins a friendship with a young champion of equal rights (Carmen Ejogo), a turbulent series of events ensue that will put the activism that has defined Roman’s career to the test.
Roman J. Israel, Esq. is produced by Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Denzel Washington, the star of the film, claims to be a Christian, and has spoken about his faith and upbringing freely. He frequently calls himself a “God-fearing man” and speaks of how Christianity has impacted his life.
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