First-time actor Richie Merritt, right, plays a teenager who became an FBI informant to protect his father, a low-level gun dealer portrayed by Matthew McConaughey, in “White Boy Rick.”
First-time actor Richie Merritt, right, plays a teenager who became an FBI informant to protect his father, a low-level gun dealer portrayed by Matthew McConaughey, in “White Boy Rick.” Scott Garfield AP
First-time actor Richie Merritt, right, plays a teenager who became an FBI informant to protect his father, a low-level gun dealer portrayed by Matthew McConaughey, in “White Boy Rick.” Scott Garfield AP

Dad, drugs, guns, teen FBI informant. Good times in Detroit. Not really

September 13, 2018 07:00 PM