TBB Talks to… Reinaldo Marcus Green, director of Monsters & Men

Marcus Reinaldo Green hails from Staten Island and has just completed filming series 3 of British crime series Top Boy.

His recent directorial feature debut Monsters and Men is a 3-chapter powerful tale about an eye-witness who captures the murder of his friend by the police on his phone. An African-American police officer battling with his conscience to stand up against his fellow officers, and a local high school student who transforms from passive bystander to vehement activist.

Starring John David Washington, Anthony Ramos, abd newcomer Kelvin Harrison Jr. Monsters and Men challenges the audience to consider three ultimately human perspectives of a common issue we face today. 

We talked to Marcus Green about how relevant his latest film is and he also spills the beans about his work on the Netflix and Lebron James’ Spring Hill productions, Top Boy 3. The third series which is also executive produced by Drake follows on the Channel 4 series starring Ashley Walters, Kano, and a host of British black talent. Top Boy 3 will be on Netflix later this year.

Monsters and Men is in UK cinemas from Friday 18th January 2019

Get your Top Boy series 3 update here.


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