Oct/2019

Hello, Jana here,

Nick+Frost+Simone+Callahan+Warrne+Hoyts+Melbourne+Lvg-4s7ESKDl

Fox has hit the jackpot when it comes to casting this season. British writer-actor Nick Frost has officially signed on to co-star in ‘Sober Companion‘ with Justin Long. Frost is an extremely bankable commodity that automatically ups the production value of a project. He is normally seen co-starring with best friend and frequent collaborator Simon Pegg. The pair have given us The Cornetto Trilogy comprised of ‘Shaun of the Dead‘, ‘Hot Fuzz‘ and ‘The World’s End‘. They also starred together in ‘Paul‘ which the pair wrote together.

justin_long-12868

Robert (Frost), is a charming, but self-destructive attorney who finds his world turned upside down when a court-appointed sober companion (Long) takes control of his life. Robert is intelligent, driven and an addict. So drunk that he does a face-plant in court, he is assigned a sober companion for the next 90 days, and must either stay away from everything he deems to be fun, or lose his job and will probably be looking in the eye of a jail sentence. A self-destructive attorney is issued a a court-appointed “sober companion” to make sure he stays clean.

Sober Companion‘ is written and executive produced by David S. Rosenthal and Jennie Snyder Urman. Emmy Award winning Director, Don Scardino (‘30 Rock‘) will helm the sit-com.

Justin Long burst onto the scene in 1999’s ‘Galaxy Quest‘ and has been working steady since then. He provides the voice for Alvin in the ‘Alvin and the Chipmunk‘ films, with a fourth in pre-production, and is starring as the walrus in Kevin Smith’s fantastical horror ‘Tusk‘ featuring an all grown up Haley Joel Osment.

 

Post to Twitter Post to Facebook





Leave a Reply




Sign Up for Newsletter

ADVERTISEMENT

Movie Quotes

Narrator:
Oh, yeah, Chloe... Chloe looked the way Meryl Streep's skeleton would look if you made it smile and walk around the party being extra nice to everybody.
Chloe:
Well, I'm still here. But I don't know for how long. That's as much certainty as anyone can give me. But I've got some good news: I no longer have any fear of death. But... I am in a pretty lonely place. No-one will have sex with me. I'm so close to the end and all I want is to get laid for the last time. I have pornographic movies in my apartment, and lubricants, and amyl nitrite...
[the group leader takes the mic]
Group Leader:
Thank you, Chloe... everyone, let's thank Chloe.
Fight Club (1999) The Movie Quotes