Tom Brady, Jane Fonda Prepare for Road Trip - The Hollywood Reporter

Tom Brady, Jane Fonda Prepare for Road Trip – The Hollywood Reporter



Tom Brady He may have retired from football, but that doesn’t mean the seven-time Super Bowl champion has left it behind.

In his first step after retirement, Brady is doing a Hollywood blitz and will produce, and yes, appear in a football-themed road trip movie 80 for Brady.

Hollywood icons Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda Rita Moreno Sally Field will star in the iconic project created by Paramount Pictures and Endeavor Content.

brady (The Movie, Not the Player) is directed by Kyle Marvin, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Michael Covino. Marvin, who appears as an actor in the upcoming Apple Limited series I crashed He co-wrote and co-wrote the indie film BoardingHe is also an executive producer with Covino, under the label duo Watch This Ready, and Jeff Stott.

Inspired by a true story, brady It tells of four best friends and New England Patriots fans who took a life-changing trip to the 2017 Super Bowl LI to see their quarterback, Tom Brady, the play and the chaos that followed as they navigate the wilds of the country’s biggest sporting event. Tomlin, Fonda, Moreno and Field will play the quartet.

Going from soccer player to Hollywood player, Brady was deeply involved in the start of the project, developing it with Donna Gigliotti and Endeavor Content. He will produce through his production company, 199 Productions, along with Gigliotti, who matters Hidden Characters, The Book of Silver Linings And the Shakespeare in love between its credits. Endeavor also produces content.

Production is scheduled to begin in the spring of this year. Marvin and Covino wrote the final screenplay based on a draft by Emily Halpern and Sarah Haskins, who are known for co-writing the new film. Box Mart.

Paramount has had success over the years with comedies led by troupes of actresses, with films like book club And the First Wives Club being hacked.

Brady is represented by WME and Latham & Watkins. Tomlin is represented by WME while Fonda is represented by CAA, Untitled Entertainment and Hirsch Wallerstein. Moreno is represented by Innovative Artists and John Ferguson while Field is represented by UTA, Anonymous Content, and Hansen Jacobson. Marvin and Covino are represented by Utah and Jacques Austin.