Sandra Bullock and Rob Morgan portray Ruth Slater and Vince Cross in The Unforgivable. The film will be released in theaters on November 24 and begin streaming December 10 on Netflix. Bullock also serves as a producer.
Released from prison after serving a sentence for a violent crime, Ruth Slater (Bullock) re-enters a society that refuses to forgive her past. Facing severe judgment from the place she once called home, her only hope for redemption is finding the estranged younger sister she was forced to leave behind.
Bullock’s upcoming projects include The Lost City, which she both produces and stars in, as well as Bullet Train. In 2010, Bullock won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in The Blind Side. She also won a Critics’ Choice Award, a Golden Globe, and a SAG Award for the role. In recognition of her on-going charitable efforts, Bullock was presented with the first ever People’s Choice Award for Favorite Humanitarian in 2013.
The actress’ other notable film credits include Gravity, Bird Box, Ocean’s 8, The Proposal, The Heat, Speed, While You Were Sleeping, The Net, The Vanishing, The Thing Called Love, Demolition Man, Wrestling Ernest Hemingway, Two If by Sea, A Time to Kill, In Love and War, Hope Floats, Practical Magic, Divine Secrets of The Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Infamous, Murder by Numbers, which she also executive produced, Crash, The Lake House, Premonition, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, and Our Brand is Crisis. Along with starring in Miss Congeniality as well as the sequel Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, she also served as a producer.
Morgan will next be seen in the highly anticipated Don’t Look Up, which will be released in theaters December 10 and begin streaming December 24 on Netflix. His film work includes Mudbound, Full Circle, Steps, The United States vs. Billie Holiday, Greyhound, Just Mercy, Bull, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Shelter, Pariah, The Photograph, All Hale, Early Light, Pro-Black Sheep, Brawl in Cell Block 99, Cut Throat City, Wetlands, Monsters and Men, The Challenger, Anesthesia, as well as Other Plans.
The actor is also known for his television roles in Daredevil, The Defenders, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, The Punisher, Iron Fist, Stranger Things, High Maintenance, It’s Bruno!, Godless, The Knick, and This Is Us.
I had the chance to ask the talented duo about what challenged each of them while portraying these roles and telling this story.
Watch my interview below to hear everything they shared with me: