The Paperboy Images

The Paperboy was one of the movies that whipped up a storm of the festival circuit last year and it will be hitting the big screen in March

The movie is an adaptation of the novel by the same name by Pete Dexter and marks the return of Lee Daniels to the director’s chair.

The Paperboy boasts one hell of a cast as Matthew McConaughey, Zac Efron, Nicole Kidman and John Cusack are all set to star.

And we have some images from the film for you to check out:




The story follows two brothers: Ward Jansen (played by Matthew McConaughey), a reporter for the esteemed daily newspaper, The Miami Times, and Jack Jansen (played by Zac Efron), a recent college dropout who lives in a small town in central Florida with their gutless father, W.W. Jansen (played by Scott Glenn).

When Ward shows up with his writing partner, Yardley Acheman (played by David Oyelowo), to investigate a story for their paper, Ward asks Jack to drive them around.

The reason Ward is in town is that Charlotte Bless (played by Nicole Kidman), an enigmatic loner who writes to prisoners on death row, has convinced them that Hillary Van Wetter (played by John Cusack), an unsavoury alligator hunter from the backwoods, was wrongly convicted at a trial that took place near their hometown.

As the investigation unravels, it becomes clear that these brothers are on a journey that is filled with betrayal.

The only thing that remains constant is that there is this strange, beautiful woman who falls in love with killers and her passion could be everyone’s downfall.

The Paperboy is released 15th March.