HBO has released the official trailer for O.G., which will debut on Saturday, February 23 at 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT). O.G. follows Louis (Jeffrey Wright), a maximum-security prison inmate whose impending release is upended when he takes a new arrival under his wing.
Filmed in Indiana’s Pendleton Correctional Facility, an active maximum-security prison, O.G. follows Louis, once the head of a prominent prison gang, in the final weeks of his 24-year sentence. His impending release is upended when he takes new arrival Beecher (Theothus Carter), who is being courted by gang leadership, under his wing.
Coming to grips with the indelibility of his crime and the challenge of reentering society, Louis finds his freedom hanging in the balance as he struggles to save Beecher. William Fichtner also stars.
O.G. is an HBO Films and Maven Pictures Presentation in association with Brookstreet Pictures, a Great Curve Films production of a Madeleine Sackler film; directed by Madeleine Sackler; written by Stephen Belber; executive producers, Sharon Chang, Kareem “Biggs” Burke, Mark Steele, Nic Marshall; producers, Madeleine Sackler and Boyd Holbrook.