– by Joseph Jammer Medina

mandelacell1994copySet to U2’s new song, “Ordinary Love,” The Weinstein Company has unveiled its latest trailer for Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom. Starring Idris Elba, the film tells the true story of Nelson Mandela’s plight for freedom- not just his own, but his nation’s as well.

Directed by Justin Chadwick, who campaigned heavily to have Elba play the part- despite the studios wanting someone more on the level of Denzel Washington or Will Smith- the film will begin its theatrical rollout on November 29th.

Joseph Jammer Medina is an author, podcaster, and editor-in-chief of LRM. A graduate of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Television, Jammer's always had a craving for stories. From movies, television, and web content to books, anime, and manga, he's always been something of a story junkie.