Check out trailer and teaser poster for Uzo Aduba’s new film

“American Pastoral” also stars Academy Award winner Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning.

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning Philip Roth novel, “American Pastoral” follows a family whose seemingly idyllic existence is shattered by the social and political turmoil of the 1960s.American Pastorial

Ewan McGregor (“Salmon Fishing in the Yemen”) makes his directorial debut and stars as Seymour “Swede” Levov, a once legendary high school athlete who is now a successful businessman married to Dawn, a former beauty queen. But turmoil brews beneath the polished eneer of Swede’s life. When his beloved teenage daughter, Merry, disappears after being accused of committing a violent act, Swede dedicates himself to finding her and reuniting his family. What he discovers shakes him to the core, forcing him to look beneath the surface and confront the chaos that is shaping the world around him.

“American Pastoral” also stars Academy Award winner Jennifer Connelly (“A Beautiful Mind”​) as Dawn, Dakota Fanning (“The Twilight Saga”) as Merry, Emmy winner Uzo Aduba (“Orange Is the New Black”), and Academy Award nominee David Strathairn (“Lincoln”).

Aduba plays Vicky and has a small role in the film which releases in theater later this year

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