British born actor David Oyelowo is fast becoming a household name. After portraying Martin Luther King, Jr. in Ava Duvernay’s Selma, he has proven to be one of Hollywood’s best leading men. Executive produced by Brad Pitt and Plan B, his latest feature is essentially a “one man show”:

The HBO Films single-character drama NIGHTINGALE, starring Golden Globe nominee David Oyelowo (“Selma”), will debut FRIDAY, MAY 29. Directed by Elliott Lester from a screenplay by Frederick Mensch, NIGHTINGALE is a provocative drama that probes the darkest corners of a disturbed mind, as a war veteran begins to unravel thread by thread.