Watch the first trailer for Lakeith Stanfield comedy Sorry To Bother You

Rapper and producer Boots Riley’s directorial debut also stars Tessa Thompson.

March 12, 2018

The question of selling out is increasingly rare in a time of branded content and corporate sponsorship but rapper Boots Riley tackles it head on his his directorial debut Sorry To Bother You. The surreal and comedic movies stars Atlanta's Lakeith Stanfield as a telemarketer who discovers the key to success is being able to sound like a white man on the phone. Westworld and Thor actress Tessa Thompson plays his concerned girlfriend who questions the ethics of his career upturn. The movie hits cinemas on July 6 and also stars Armie Hammer and Terry Crews with a score from indie group Tune-Yards.

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Watch the first trailer for Lakeith Stanfield comedy Sorry To Bother You