Sundance Adds "Bachelorette" Premiere; Films With Cheyenne Jackson, Ari Graynor, Parker Posey Selected

News   Sundance Adds "Bachelorette" Premiere; Films With Cheyenne Jackson, Ari Graynor, Parker Posey Selected
 
The film adaptation of Leslye Headland's dark comedy Bachelorette will premiere as part of the Sundance Film Festival's out-of-competition screenings in January 2012.

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Headland directed and adapted her film, which was shot in New York City last summer. The play premiered Off-Broadway at Second Stage Theatre in 2010. The film stars Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher, Lizzy Caplan, James Marsden, Adam Scott and Kyle Bornheimer.

Additional films announced for the out-of-competition series, presented Jan. 19-29, 2012, include "2 Days in New York" with Chris Rock; "Arbitrage," starring Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon; "Celeste and Jesse Forever," featuring Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg, Ari Graynor, Chris Messina and Elijah Wood; "For A Good Time, Call..." with Ari Graynor and Justin Long; and "GOATS" with Justin Kirk and David Duchovny.

Also premiering will be "Lay the Favorite," co-starring Bruce Willis and Catherine Zeta-Jones; "Liberal Arts" with Josh Radnor and Allison Janney; "Price Check," including Parker Posey, Annie Parisse and Cheyenne Jackson; "Red Lights" with Cillian Murphy, Sigourney Weaver and Robert De Niro; "Robot and Frank," featuring Frank Langella, Susan Sarandon, James Marsden and Liv Tyler; and "The Words," starring Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Irons and Dennis Quaid.

For more information and a complete list of films, visit www.sundance.org.

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