Michael K. Williams Cast In “Superfly” Remake
Michael K. Williams has been cast in the upcoming “Superfly” remake. Directed by Director X, The Wire alum will play the role of Scatter.
The film, which hits theaters June 15th, is based on the 1972 original blaxploitation crime drama, which followed African American cocaine dealer who tries to secure one more deal before getting out of the business. Others already cast in the project include Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Lex Scott Davis, Andrea Londo, Jacob Ming-Trent, Omar Chapparo, Allen Maldonado and Esai Morales.
In addition to The Wire, Williams’ notable credits include Boardwalk Empire, Bessie, The Road, Inherent Vice, The Night Of, Gone Baby Gone, and 12 Years a Slave.