Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas, Jeffrey Wright, David Schwimmer and Sharon Stone also star in Steven Soderbergh’s anticipated Panama Papers dark comedy.
Netflix has released the first trailer for Steven Soderbergh’s The Laundromat, a dark comedy based on the Panama Papers starring Meryl Streep.
The film follows Ellen Martin (Streep), whose dream vacation takes a wrong turn. She is led down a rabbit hole of shady dealings that are traced to a Panama City law firm run by seductive partners Jürgen Mossack (Gary Oldman) and Ramón Fonseca (Antonio Banderas). Ellen soon learns that her minor predicament is only one of millions of files linking an off-shore tax scheme that benefits the world’s richest and most powerful political leaders.
Jeffrey Wright, Matthias Schoenaerts, James Cromwell, Robert Patrick, David Schwimmer and Sharon Stone round out the cast, while Soderbergh directed and produced. Scott Z. Burns produced and penned the screenplay, which is based