WHO’S IN IT?
Constance Wu (Crazy Rich Asians), Jennifer Lopez (The Wedding Planner), Cardi B (film debut), Keke Palmer (Akeelah and the Bee), Julia Stiles (10 Things I Hate About You), Lili Reinhart (The Kings of Summer), Lizzo (UglyDolls), Mercedes Ruehl (The Fisher King), Trace Lysette (Coffee House Chronicles: The Movie), Usher (In The Mix), Mette Towley (film debut), Madeline Brewer (CAM), Stormi Maya (Death Kiss), Frank Whaley (Field of Dreams), Brandon Keener (The Purge: Anarchy), Steven Boyer (Listen Up Philip), Jovanni Ortiz (film debut), Jon Glaser (Trainwreck), Max Minghella (The Social Network)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Lorene Scafaria (Seeking a Friend for the End of the World), director, writer; Jessica Elbaum (Booksmart), Will Ferrell (The Other Guys), Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas (Maid in Manhattan), Jennifer Lopez (Second Act), Adam McKay (Vice) and Benny Medina (The Fighting Temptations), producers; Todd Banhazl (Play Nice), cinematographer; Kayla Emter (Miles Ahead), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
A group of strippers, led by aging dancer Ramona (Lopez) and ambitious single mother Destiny (Wu), set out to scam dozens of wealthy men – many of them working on Wall Street – during the 2008 financial crisis…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Based on the incredible true story, Hustlers is a liberating and provocative update on the Robin Hood mythos, with the likes of Jennifer Lopez, Crazy Rich Asians breakout Constance Wu and even Cardi B – herself a former stripper – playing scheming dancers.