Michael Keaton Builds A Fast-Food Empire In THE FOUNDER Trailer

Directed by John Lee Hancock and written by Robert Siegel, THE FOUNDER is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. He manoeuvred himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.

THE FOUNDER – Irish release date is February 10, 2017.