Meek Mill is set to make his cinematic debut in the Sony Pictures Classics ﬁlm, ‘Charm City Kings’ . An adaptation of Lotfy Nathan’s 12 O’Clock boys documentary, the drama is helmed by award-winning ﬁlmmaker Angel Manuel Soto and features Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith as executive producers.
Meek Mill stars as Blax, the leader of a group of Baltimore, Maryland dirt bike riders known as the ‘Charm City Kings’. The Angel Midnight Clique, in Manuel Soto-directed ﬁlm will debut at Sundance Film Festival on January 27th before hitting theaters in April.
In the ﬁlm’s new trailer, main character Mouse (portrayed by Jahi Di’Allo Winston) yearns to be a part of the Midnight Clique. The teenager’s brother was a renowned rider with the infamous crew before his tragic death and their mother (Teyonah Parris) is determined to not lose another son to the streets.
However, Blax takes Mouse under his wing and soon Mouse’s pursuit of his passion lures him into nefarious territory.
12 O’Clock Based on the 2013 documentary Charm City Kings was co written by director and writer Barry Jenkins and executive produced by Will and Jada Pinkett Smith along with James Lassiter. The cast includes Will Catlett, Donielle Tremaine Hansley and Kezii Curtis.