The first trailer – a teaser – for Stephen Frear’s The Program (formerly known as Icon) has been released. Lee Pace will play Bill Stapleton in this biopic depicting bicylist Lance Armstrong and his controversy surrounding performance enhancement drugs. Ben Foster stars as Armstrong, with a strong supporting cast including Chris O’Dowd, Guillaume Canet, and Jesse Plemons. Check out a brief summary of The Program below:
Based on the award winning book Seven Deadly Sins by David Walsh, this tense and suspenseful thriller looks at how one of the greatest deceptions in the modern era was uncovered while Armstrong convinced the world he was a hero, winning the Tour de France seven times.