The Sweeney poster 1 New Trailer For Nick Love’s ‘The Sweeney’ – Starring Ray Winstone & Ben Drew (Plan B)

E1 Entertainment has unveiled this new trailer for ‘The Sweeney,’ the feature film adaptation of the cult classic TV show of the same name. Set in present day England and starring Ray Winstone and Ben Drew (aka Plan B), ‘The Sweeney’ is packed full of fast cars, action and wise cracks as it follows Flying Squad detectives Jack Regan, (originally played John Thaw,) George Carter (original played by Dennis Waterman) and their team, as they work to keep the bad guys down!

In this adaptation, Ray Winstone will play Flying Squad detective Jack Regan and Ben Drew will play George Carter. They are joined by Hayley Atwell (Captain America), Damien Lewis (The Escapist), Steven Mackintosh (Underworld: The Rise of the Lycans) and Paul Anderson (The Firm).  Based on the original ITV TV show, ‘The Sweeney’ is a modernization of the London Flying Squad, directed by Nick Love  (The Football Factory, The Firm) and co-written by Bafta Winner John Hodge (Trainspotting). The film arrives in cinemas September 12th.