Nigerian-British actor, John Boyega is back on the Hollywood scene.

He stars in an upcoming film titled ‘Detroit’.

The first film trailer has been released and it tells the gripping story of one of the darkest moments during the civil unrest that rocked Detroit in the summer of 1967.

John Boyega stars as a policeman caught in the middle of one of the most violent revolts in American history.

The movie also stars another Nigerian, Gbenga Akinnabge, who featured  in a  2014 Nollywood film, ‘Render To Caesar’.

Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow directed the movie.