A24 has released a new trailer for the dramedy biography THE DISASTER ARTIST. James Franco directs and stars in the film written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber ( (500) Days of Summer). The film follows the making of Tommy Wiseau’s The Room, the infamous best worst movie ever made.The film feels surprisingly personal and Franco’s performance as Wiseau is eerily perfect.
The official synopsis reads: A delightful tribute to the joy and madness of making movies, The Disaster Artist follows the outrageous adventures of eccentric filmmaker Tommy Wiseau and his best friend, actor Greg Sestero. These two endearing misfits move to L.A. and try to live the Hollywood dream by making their very own feature film, but end up embarking on a wildly unpredictable and hilariously unforgettable production. Leading to one of the most infamous, bizarre, and beloved midnight movies of all time, The Room.
The film also stars Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Alison Brie, Zac Efron, Josh Hutcherson, Jason Mantzoukas, Jacki Weaver, and Ari Graynor.
The film opens in limited release on December 1, watch the trailer below.
April Dawn | Editorial Intern