Roman J. Israel, Esq. is a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is upended when a turbulent series of events challenge the activism that has defined his career. Colin Farrell costars as the ambitious, monied lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm.
Did You Know?
In Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017) there's a visible gap between Denzel Washington's two front teeth that he hasn't sported since high school. Washington fixed the gap between his front teeth sometime after high school, but for this role the actor removed his dental caps again.