Mark Wahlberg in Joe Bell at Theaters Nationwide Friday

Mark Wahlberg’s latest film Joe Bell comes to movie theaters nationwide on Friday.

The actor plays a father who walks across America. His goal is to spread awareness about the dangers of bullying, after his son Jardin commits suicide. The movie is based on a true story.

Gary Sinise, Reid Miller, John Murray, Connie Britton and Maxwell Jenkins round out the cast.

Photo credit: Quantrell D. Colbert