White Boy Rick

Set in 1980s Detroit at the height of the crack epidemic and the War on Drugs, WHITE BOY RICK is based on the moving true story of a blue-collar father and his teenage son, Rick Wershe, who became an undercover police informant and later a drug dealer, before he was abandoned by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • Yann Demange

Cast:

  • Matthew McConaughey
  • Richie Merritt
  • Bel Powley
  • Jennifer Jason Leigh
  • Brian Tyree Henry
  • Rory Cochrane
  • RJ Cyler
  • Jonathan Majors
  • Eddie Marsan
  • Bruce Dern

Writers:

  • Andy Weiss
  • Logan Miller
  • Noah Miller
  • Steve Kloves

Producers:

  • John Lesher
  • Julie Yorn
  • Darren Aronofsky
  • Scott Franklin

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