Lionsgate has released the first trailer, poster and images for the upcoming crime thriller Silk Road. Directed by Tiller Russell and inspired by true events, the film stars Jason Clarke as a DEA agent who goes undercover to take down Ross Ulbricht (Nick Robinson), a young man who created the internet’s first unregulated marketplace
Inspired by larger-than-life actual events, this riveting crime thriller follows the rise and fall of Silk Road, the infamous darknet site that sent a seismic shock through the World Wide Web. Young, idealistic, and driven to succeed, Ross Ulbricht (Nick Robinson) creates the internet’s first unregulated marketplace: Silk Road. But when it becomes a multimillion-dollar pipeline for illicit drugs, Ross is set on a collision course with Rick Bowden (Jason Clarke), a disreputable and dangerously unpredictable DEA agent, who will use any means necessary to take him down.
Silk Road features a cast that also includes Katie Aselton, Jimmi Simpson, Daniel David Stewart, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Lexi Rabe, Will Ropp, Paul Walter Hauser, and Alexandra Shipp.
Silk Road is set for a digital and theatrical release on February 19th, followed by a Blu-ray and DVD release on February 23rd.