Focus Features delivers the first official trailer for Jordan Peele’s anticipated comedy-drama, Blackkklansman, which is directed by Spike Lee.
The studios say the movie is “based on some fo’ real, fo’ real sh*t”. Based in the early 1970s, the picture is centered around Ron Stallworth (John David Washington), who becomes is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Trying to make a name for himself, he sets out to infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan… recruiting a more seasoned colleague, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), and embarking on the undercover investigation of a lifetime.
Check out the first trailer up above, before Blackkklansman hits theaters on Aug. 10.