Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan is the lead in HBO’s telemovie adaption of Ray Bradbury’s novel, Fahrenheit 451.
Jordan plays the role of Guy Montag, a young fireman whose job is to burn the world’s remaining books but things get complicated as he struggles with his role as a law enforcer.
‘Fahrenheit 451’ premieres May 19. Watch the first trailer from HBO above.
Recently, Jordan pledged to use an inclusion rider in all projects produced by his company.
“In support of the women & men who are leading this fight, I will be adopting the Inclusion Rider for all projects produced by my company Outlier Society,” Jordan wrote on Instagram.
“I’ve been privileged to work with powerful woman & persons of colour throughout my career & it’s Outlier’s mission to continue to create for talented individuals going forward.”