Mark Ruffalo portrays Robert Bilott, the lawyer who became DuPont’s worst nightmare in the upcoming drama “Dark Waters” in theaters November 22nd.
Inspired by the shocking true story of attorney Bilott, who was a corporate defense attorney for eight years. Then he took on an environmental suit that would upend his entire career — and expose DuPont’s decade-long history of chemical pollution that was connected to a growing number of unexplained deaths. In the process, he risks everything – his future, his family, and his own life – to expose the truth.
Directed by Todd Haynes, “Dark Waters” also stars Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins, Bill Camp, Victor Garber, Mare Winningham, William Jackson Harper and Bill Pullman.