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The Big Sick (R)

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Synopsis

Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, THE BIG SICK tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail, who connects with grad student Emily after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents.

Details

Comedy /Romance
June 23rd, 2017

Cast

Kumail Nanjiani
Zoe Kazan
Ray Romano
Holly Hunter
Matty Cardarople

Director

Michael Showalter

Writer

Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani