Detroit is an upcoming American historical crime drama film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and written by Mark Boal is based on the 1967 Detroit riot, which started after police raided an unlicensed bar.

John Boyega stars, the film also stars Will Poulter and John Krasinski and will be released in August of 2017.

John is currently rehearsing for the lead role in Woyzeck at the Old Vic. 

John recently filmed the lead in new feature film Pacific Rim 2 for Legendary.


Detroit

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Screenwriter: Mark Boal
Cast: John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Tyler James Williams, Jason Mitchell, Jacob Latimore, Laz Alonso
UK release date: American release date August 4th 2017. UK date has yet to be announced.