Atlanta’s Lakeith Stanfield stars in new trailer for Boots Riley’s Sorry to Bother You

The hotly-tipped film Sorry to Bother You, directed by rapper Boots Riley, has dropped its first trailer.

The clip shows protagonist Cassius Green, played by Atlanta‘s Lakeith Stanfield flourish in a new telemarketing job, and, later, he appears in the trailer with a head wound as he’s offered $100,000. The trailer’s caption explains: “In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a macabre universe.”

The cast also features Call Me by Your Name‘s Armie Hammer, Westworld‘s Tessa Thompson and Terry Crews.

Sorry to Bother You will hit US cinemas on 6 July. Watch the video in the player above.