‘Victim’: Trailer Starring David Harewood, Ashley Madekwe and Ashley Chin Debuts

'Victim' Movie Poster (2012)

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The new trailer for British crime drama Victim has been released. The film follows a black youth who is thrown into a life of crime and violence in order to support his financially deprived family.

The film stars Ashley Chin, David Harewood, Ashley Madekwe, Letitia Wright, Shanika Warren-Markland, Jason Maza, and Michael Maris.

The complete official film synopsis reads:

Tyson (Chin), Mannie (Jason Maza) and Jason (Maris) grew up together in a tough inner-city world, where no one could be trusted and everyone was out for themselves.

With opportunities limited, its crime that pay the bills. For Tyson, it’s not about living the lifestyle, it’s about supporting his little sister, Nyla (Wright), through school and paying off his mum’s gambling debts.

When he meets Tia (Madekwe), she helps him see there are other ways to escape the cycle of poverty. But with a final job promising a big pay day, Tyson prepares to take his biggest gamble yet. Caught up in an escalating chain of violent events, will he have to make the ultimate sacrifice?

Victim is scheduled to be released in cinemas June 8.


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