Taraji P. Henson Fights For Equality & Battles The KKK In "The Best Of Enemies" Trailer

Taraji P. Henson and Sam Rockwell are set to deliver the wonderful story of Ann Atwater and C.P. Ellis to the massive display. In the early 70’s, Durham, North Carolina colleges have been going through countless turbulence. Although the Supreme Court dominated to cease segregation in colleges, Durham residents weren’t having it. Fights and violence broke out within the colleges, inflicting a councilman within the city to kind a bunch for residents to hash out their variations and discover a widespread floor to quell the violence. Civil Rights chief and activist Ann Atwater was chosen to steer the group alongside KKK chief C.P. Ellis. The councilman in cost thought bringing highly effective voices from each side of the battle collectively to steer would assist resolve the problem. 

At first, Ellis and Atwater argued furiously. Their viewpoints have been on reverse sides of the spectrum. The two enemies discovered one factor in widespread although: the effectively being of their youngsters. Both Atwater and Ellis’ youngsters started to get abused and bullied as a result of their mother and father working collectively. KKK supporters trashed Ellis’ child for being a traitor, and vice verse for Atwater’s youngsters. Soon, Atwater and Ellis grew to become associates, as their widespread turmoil led them down a path of understanding. Ellis famously give up the KKK and joined the Civil Rights motion after the expertise.

Henson and Rockwell look riveting within the first trailer for Best of Enemies, which hits theaters on April 5, 2019.