Gerard Butler’s Professional and Personal Lives Clash in the Trailer for A FAMILY MAN

A new trailer has been released for A Family Man, starring Gerard Butler as a hard-working headhunter who is also, as it turns out, a family man that’s too busy for his wife and child. Just as he’s angling to take control of his company, his young son is diagnosed with cancer.

Directed by Mark Williams, A Family Man also stars Alison Brie, Gretchen Mol, Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina. It premiered last year at TIFF and is coming to DirecTV in May.

A headhunter whose life revolves around closing deals in a a survival-of-the-fittest boiler room, battles his top rival for control of their job placement company — his dream of owning the company clashing with the needs of his family.