Sherry Cola celebrates his new role!
the good problem star has been cast as the lead in a new comedy film alongside Emily in Paris‘ Ashley Park, Variety reveals.
It will also mark the directorial debut of writer/producer Adele Lim.
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The upcoming film will be an R-rated comedy “about a group of four friends traveling through Asia in search of one of their birth mothers.”
According to Variety“As the women at the center of the film travel through the region, their experience becomes one of boundless bonding, friendship, belonging and wild debauchery that reveals the universal truth of what it means to know and love who you are. are .”
The site reports that the film has been sped up and is set to shoot this fall. Liongate and Seth Rogen‘s Point Gray Pictures produce.
Sherry shared the news on instagramcelebrating that it is the “first of its kind”, with its Asian female cast and crew – from lead actresses to director and writers Cherry Chevapravatdumrong and Teresa Hsiao.
“THANK YOU BUDDHA 🙏✨ this movie is the first of its kind. END POINT. asian female director. asian women writers. asian women go about their lives, living their best life and being 100% shameless. @adeleblim is a badass queen and i am thrilled to make her directorial debut. WHAT A DREAM. @cherrygrams and @teresa.hsiao killed this script. love so much to @pointgrey and @lionsgate for believing in us. I’m so ready for you all to watch us changing the game. @ashleyparklady my best on-screen friend, LET’S F–KIN’ GOOOOO!” she wrote.
“AAYYYYE this is WILD ✨ My very first lead is going to be rated R (sorry mum!) Feeling all kinds of excitementttt… All-Asian female creative team. All-Asian female leads. @adeleblim you are changing the game in epic ways. @ lionsgate @pointgrey @teresa.hsiao @cherrygrams thanks for trusting me 🥳 Now let’s rock and ROLLLL this fall!!!” Ashley share in July.
If the name Adele Lim sounds familiar, that’s because she’s written and served as a producer on a number of shows and movies. She notably wrote the screenplay for boobies rich asian movie and disney Raya and the last dragonin addition to writing for shows like Dynasty, lethal weapon, Reign, damn, unexpected life and A tree hill.
She was also a co-executive producer on lethal weapon, Reign, damn, Private practice and unexpected life.
Congratulations to Sherry and the entire cast and crew!!