Trace Adkins movie trailer out
Friday, December 3, 2010
– Trace Adkins appears in the trailer for the upcoming movie "The Lincoln Lawyer," a crime thriller.
Adkins plays the leader of a biker gang in the movie. He has previously acted in "An American Carol" and "Trailer Park of Terror."
Adkins makes a brief appearance in the trailer.
In the movie, Mickey Haller (Matthew McConaughey) is a Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer who operates out of the back of his Lincoln sedan. Haller has spent most of his career defending typical criminals, but then gets the case of his career. He defends Roulet (Ryan Phillippe), a Beverly Hills playboy charged with rape and attempted murder. The case turns into a deadly game of survival for Haller.
The movie also stars Marisa Tomei, William H. Macy and and Josh Lucas.
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