'Black Mass' star Joel Edgerton talks about new film

CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) - He was one of the country's most wanted crime leaders of all time.

"Black Mass" tells the true story of Whitey Bulger, the dangerous South Boston mob boss responsible for the deaths of at least 19 people.

The movie stars Johnny Depp as Bulger and Joel Edgerton as John Connoly, the corrupt FBI agent that Bulger worked with.

FOX 32's Bill Zwecker got to sit down with Edgerton to discuss the film.

“Black Mass” hits theaters Friday.