Brie Larson to co-star with Michael B Jordan in Just Mercy

Based on the book Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, the movie tells the story of Bryan Stevenson (Jordan), a gifted young lawyer fighting for equal justice in a flawed legal system.

By Author  |  Published: 9th Aug 2018  9:45 pmUpdated: 10th Aug 2018  12:03 am

Actor Brie Larson is in final talks to star alongside Michael B Jordon in Just Mercy. Directed by Destin Cretton, the film also stars Jamie Foxx, reported Variety. Cretton co-wrote the script with Andrew Lanham and Jordan will produce with Gil Netter and Asher Goldstein.

Based on the book Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, the movie tells the story of Bryan Stevenson (Jordan), a gifted young lawyer fighting for equal justice in a flawed legal system. Production is set to start next month in Atlanta. Details about Larson’s role are unknown at this time.