‘City of Lies’ Trailer: Johnny Depp Trying to Solve Biggie’s Murder

Corrupt Cop Murder Mystery

Global Road Entertainment has debuted the official trailer for City of Lies, the upcoming corrupt cop murder mystery that follows the investigation behind Biggie Smalls’ death.

Based on the non-fiction book “LAbyrinth” by Randall Sullivan, the film stars Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker. City of Lies is directed by Brad Furman from a script written by Christian Contreras.

You can check out the full trailer below. City of Lies is set to open on September 7th.

Corrupt Cop Murder Mystery

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.