GEM Entertainment | Release Date: TBA
Summary: Based on the true story of one of the most notorious and unsolved cases in recent time, City of Lies is a provocative thriller revealing a never-before-seen look at the infamous murder of The Notorious B.I.G. shortly following the death of Tupac. L.A.P.D. detective Russell Poole (Johnny Depp) has spent years trying to solve his biggest case, but after two decades, the investigation remains open. "Jack" Jackson (Forest Whitaker), a reporter desperate to save his reputation and career, is determined to find out why. In search of the truth, the two team up and unravel a growing web of institutional corruption and lies. Relentless in their hunt, these two determined men threaten to uncover the conspiracy and crack the foundation of the L.A.P.D. and an entire city.
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Runtime: 112 min
Rating: Rated R for language throughout, some violence and drug use
Official Site: http://www.cityofliesfilm.com/
Production: Miramax Films
Genres: Biography, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Countries: GB, US
Language: English
Director Credit
Brad Furman Director
Writer Credit
Christian Contreras Screenplay
Randall Sullivan Based On The Novel By
Principal Cast Credit
Dayton Callie Lieutenant O'Shea
Forest Whitaker Jack Jackson
Johnny Depp Russell Poole
Louis Herthum City Attorney Stone
Melanie Benz Jessica
Neil Brown Jr. Rafael Perez
Shamier Anderson David Mack
Shea Whigham Frank Lyga
Toby Huss Detective Fred Miller
Xander Berkeley Edwards
Cast Credit
Amin Joseph Kevin Gaines
Christian George Belsher
Josh Hardwick Russell Poole, Jr.
Laurence Mason FBI Agent Dunton
Michael Paré Varney
Producer Credit
Brad Feinstein Executive Producer
Bruce Wayne Gillies Line Producer
Daniel Rainey Executive Producer
Don Sikorski Executive Producer
Grant Mohrman Executive Producer
Jeff Geoffray Executive Producer
Jeffrey Konvitz Executive Producer
Jess Fuerst Co-Producer
Jill Morris Executive Producer
Joseph Ingrassia Executive Producer
Kia Jam Executive Producer
Miriam Segal Producer
Norman Merry Executive Producer
Patrick Newall Executive Producer
Paul M. Brennan Producer
Paula Turnbull Co-Producer
Peter Hampden Executive Producer
Rosanne Korenberg Executive Producer
Stuart Manashil Producer
Troy Pestano Douglas Executive Producer
Zanne Devine Executive Producer