After debuting at the Toronto International Film Festival, Netflix have dropped a teaser trailer for its upcoming film Pain Hustlers starring Emily Blunt & Chris Evans.
Blunt plays a struggling mother, trying to support her daughter. She lands a job at a pharmaceutical company, but has no idea that the company is a failing, illegal business, she soon finds herself stuck in the middle of a racketeering scheme.
The film will follow two pharmaceutical sales reps Pete Brenner (Chris Evans) and Liza Drake (Emily Blunt) As they profit off the opioid crisis in America.
Andy Garcia plays billionaire Jack Neel a doctor who developed a new pain medication that Zanna Therapeutics is trying to popularise in the market.
The official synopsis for the film reads, After losing her job, a woman who’s struggling to raise her daughter takes a job out of desperation. She begins work at a failing pharmaceutical startup, but what she doesn’t anticipate is the dangerous racketeering scheme she’s suddenly entered.
Watch the teaser trailer for Pain Hustlers
Pain Hustlers will be released on Netflix October 27.