“Our Kind of Traitor” trailer, Ewan McGregor and Naomie Harris play unlikely spies

"Our Kind of Traitor" via Lionsgate"Our Kind of Traitor" via Lionsgate

Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions released the first official-trailer for “Our Kind of Traitor” this week, the film is set to release in theaters later this summer.

Naomie Harris and Ewan McGregor star in the drama, which was directed by Susanna White. The film is based on the novel written by John le Carré, the screenplay was written by Hossein Amini. Joining McGregor and Harris in the spy-thriller are Damian Lewis and Stellan Skarsgård.

While on holiday in Marrakech, an ordinary English couple, Perry (Ewan McGregor) and Gail (Naomie Harris), befriend a flamboyant and charismatic Russian, Dima (Stellan Skarsgård), who unbeknownst to them is a kingpin money launderer for the Russian mafia. When Dima asks for their help to deliver classified information to the British Secret Services, Perry and Gail get caught in a dangerous world of international espionage and dirty politics.

The couple is propelled on a perilous journey through Paris and Bern, a safe house in the French Alps, to the murky corners of the City of London and an alliance with the British Government via a ruthless and determined MI6 agent (Damian Lewis).

OUR KIND OF TRAITOR will release in theaters on July 1, 2016