Killer Joe at Trafalgar Studios Trafalgar Studio One, 14 Whitehall, London, SW1A 2DY
ABOUT Killer Joe
Killer Joe at Trafalgar Studios starring Orlando Bloom
Orlando Bloom (The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Hobbit trilogy, the Pirates of the Caribbean series) stars as a cop who moonlights as a killer-for-hire in the multi-award-winning Tracy Letts’ black comic thriller, Killer Joe.
A tense, gut-twisting thriller, Killer Joe, directed by Simon Evans (The Dazzle and Bug at Found111, The Best Man) asks where the moral line is drawn in the fight for survival.
Killer Joe runs from 18 May 2018 until 18 August 2018 at Trafalgar Studios.
WHAT’S THE STORY?
The Smith family hatch a plan to murder their estranged matriarch for her insurance money. They hire Joe Cooper, a police detective and part-time contract killer, to do the job. But once he enters their trailer home and comes face to face with their innocent daughter, the plan spirals out of control…
WHO’S IN IT? CAST
The cast is led by Orlando Bloom, alongside Sophie Cookson (Kingsman: The Secret Service and its sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle), Adam Gillen (Liam in five series of ITV’s Benidorm), Neve McIntosh (Dr Who Lizard Queen Madam Vastra) and Steffan Rhodri (Gavin & Stacey).
★★★★ “Orlando Bloom’s hitman-cop is queasily gripping.” Guardian