TIFF announces LGBTQ+ comedy “Bros” as World Premiere screening
The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) has announced Nicholas Stoller’s Bros will have its World Premiere at the 47th edition of the Festival. From the ferocious comic mind of Billy Eichner (Billy on the Street, 2019’s The Lion King, Difficult People, and Impeachment: American Crime Story) and the hitmaking brilliance of filmmakers Nicholas Stoller (Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Get Him to the Greek and the Neighbors films) and Judd Apatow (The King of Staten Island, Trainwreck, and The Big Sick), comes Bros, a smart, swoony and heartfelt comedy about how hard it is to find another tolerable human being to go through life with.Starring Billy Eichner, the first openly gay man to co-write and star in his own major studio film, Brosfeatures an entirely 2SLGBTQIA+ principal cast, including Luke Macfarlane (Killjoys), Amanda Bearse (Married…with Children), Guy Branum (The Other Two), Guillermo Díaz (Scandal), Dot-Marie Jones (Glee), Miss Lawrence (The United States vs. Billie Holiday), Eve Lindley (Dispatches from Elsewhere), Ts Madison (The Ts Madison Experience), Jim Rash (The Way Way Back) and Monica Raymund (Chicago Fire).Brosis directed by Nicholas Stoller from his screenplay with Eichner. The film is produced by Judd Apatow, Stoller and Josh Church (co-producer Trainwreck, Step Brothers) and is executive produced by Eichner and Karl Frankenfield.
Bros will be have a full theatrical release on September 30, 2022.
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