Roman J. Israel, Esq. is a dramatic thriller set in the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is suddenly disrupted. When he is recruited to join a firm led by an ambitious lawyer George Pierce (Colin Farrell) - and begins a friendship with a young champion of equal rights (Carmen Ejogo), a turbulent series of events ensues which will put the activism that has defined Roman's career to the test.
Written and directed by Dan Gilroy, Roman J. Israel, Esq. was produced by Jennifer Fox, Todd Black and Denzel Washington. Executive Producers are Brian Oliver, Betsy Danbury, Charles D. King, Kim Roth, Poppy Hanks, Michael Bloom, Adam Pincus, Aaron L. Gilbert,Alex Lebovici, Steve Ponce, Derek Dauchy, and Ben Ross. Columbia Pictures presents Roman J. Israel, Esq. in association with Macro Media / Topic / Cross Creek Pictures / Bron Creative / The Culture China - Image Nation Abu Dhabi Content Fund, a Jennifer Fox / Escape Artists Production.
Roman J. Israel, Esq. is released on DVD 11th June 2018 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
- Denzel Washington: Becoming Roman
- The Making of Roman J. Israel, ESQ
- Colin Farrell: Discovering George
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.