SNITCH is Dwayne Johnson‘s new film, a fast-pace action thriller of a father (Johnson) whose teenage son is wrongly accused of a drug distribution crime and now faces a mandatory minimun prison sentence of 10 years. Desperate and determined to save his son at all costs, he makes a deal with the U.S. attorney (Susan Sarandon) to work as an undercover DEA informant and infiltrate a drug cartel with the help of an ex-con (Jon Bernthal). Without a care the father risks everything, including his family and his own life.
The movie is inspired by a true story, the screenplay was written by Justin Haythe (The Lone Ranger, Revolutionary Road, The Clearing) and adapted by the film’s director Ric Roman Waugh.
The film stars: Dwayne Johnson (Scorpion King), Nadine Velazquez, Jon Bernthal (Shane in The Walking Dead), Susan Sarandon (Alfie), Harold Perrineau (Michael from Lost), Barry Pepper (Saving Private Ryan), Benjamin Bratt (TV series Private Practice)
This action thriller will premiere on February 22, 2013