The Apprentice

The Apprentice is a dive into the underbelly of the American empire. It charts a young Donald Trump’s ascent to power through a Faustian deal with the influential right-wing lawyer and political fixer Roy Cohn.


World premiere at the 77th Cannes Film Festival 2024.

Director: Ali Abbasi
Writer: Gabe Sherman
Producers: Daniel Bekerman, Jacob Jarek, Ruth Treacy & Julianne Ford, Louis Tisne & Ali Abbasi
Starring: Sebastian Stan, Jeremy Strong & Maria Bakalova