Denzel Washington Is an Attorney Fighting for Justice in ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’

Sony Pictures releases the official trailer for Roman J. Israel, Esq., a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the Los Angeles criminal court system.

Starring Denzel Washington playing Roman, the idealistic defense attorney’s life is turned upside down when a turbulent series of events challenges the work that has defined his career, and he eventually decides to go work for George (portrayed by Colin Farrell), a high-priced attorney at a powerful firm.

The supporting cast also includes Carmen Ejogo, Lynda Gravatt, Amanda Warren, Hugo Armstrong, Sam Gilroy, Tony Plana, DeRon Horton and Amari Cheatom.

Roman J. Israel, Esq. opens in limited theaters on Friday, November 3, followed by a wider release on Friday, November 17, 2017.

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