Annapurna announced that it has picked up the Sundance telemarketer drama Sorry to Bother You, which is the directorial debut of Boots Riley starring Tessa Thompson.

The film follows a black telemarketer in Oakland with self-esteem issues who finds a  magical secret to success that sends him soaring up the ranks in his company. But as he rises, he discovers a dark secret behind his company’s M.O., forcing him to choose between holding on to his newfound gains or siding with his activist friends and speak truth to power.

Annapurna’s statement regards to their latest purchase was simple: “We f**king love this movie”

In addition to Thompson, the film stars Lakeith Stanfield (Get Out), Tessa Thompson (Creed), Armie Hammer (Call Me by Your Name), David Cross (Arrested Development), and Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine).

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