The Syndicate is an upcoming 2016 crime film directed by Damien Chazelle, the director of Whiplash.


Three college students unknowingly start a crime syndicate in their dorm room. Inexperienced with crime, the boys enlist the help of several seasoned crime lords and criminals.



  • Miles Teller as Jon McCabe
  • Craig Roberts as Zach Barris
  • Ellar Coltrane as Stuart Larson
  • John Leguizamo as Will Ramirez, a professor at the boys' college
  • Eva Longoria as Tina Ramirez, Will's wife and a prison warden
  • John Lithgow as Edgar Bailey, a tyrannical crime lord who wants the syndicate shut down
  • Anthony Hopkins as Basil Lyons, a retired criminal who has been in and out of prison his whole life
  • Gina Rodriguez as Ellie Ramirez, Stuart's girlfriend and Will and Tina's daughter
  • Alfred Molina as Terrence Ellison, a prison guard who works with Tina
  • Sam Worthington as Seth Collins, a hard-working drug smuggler who works for Edgar
  • Joel Kinnaman as Jeff Taylor, a police officer


It will be distributed by New Line Cinema with Alcon Entertainment and Annapurna Pictures.

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