Check out the official plot synopsis of Burden, the upcoming drama movie written and directed by Andrew Heckler and starring Garrett Hedlund, Forest Whitaker, Andrea Riseborough, Tom Wilkinson, Usher Raymond, Tess Harper, Anna Colwell, Crystal R. Fox, and Jason Davis:
“Based on the inspiring true story of the bridging of one of the biggest racial divides imaginable. Mike Burden (Garrett Hedlund), an orphan raised within the Ku Klux Klan, attempts to break away from the Klan when the girl he falls in love with urges him to leave for a better life together. When the Klan seeks Mike out for vengeance, a black congregation led by the benevolent, Reverend Kennedy, takes in Mike, his girlfriend and her son, protecting them, and accepting them into their community.”
Garrett Hedlund and Forest Whitaker have been spotted on the set:
Garrett Hedlund Films Upcoming KKK Movie ‘Burden’ in Atlanta.
The film has yet to get an official release date.
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