Tom Gormican, who co-wrote the script with Kevin Etten, is directing The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, an upcoming American action comedy film. It stars Nicolas Cage as a fictionalized version of himself, with Pedro Pascal, Sharon Horgan, Tiffany Haddish, and Neil Patrick Harris rounding out the cast.
The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (2022) Synopsis
Nicolas Cage reluctantly accepts a $1 million invitation to attend a Mexican billionaire super fan’s birthday party. When things take a turn for the worst, Nic is forced to take on the roles of some of his most famous and adored characters in order to save his wife and kid from a renowned drug lord fan.
- Genre: Comedy
- Original Language: English
- Director: Tom Gormican
- Producer: Kevin Turen, Kristin Burr
- Writer: Tom Gormican, Kevin Etten
- Country of origin: United States
- Language: English
- Filming locations: Croatia
- Production companies: Lionsgate, Saturn Films
- Nicolas Cage as himself
- Pedro Pascal as Javi, a Mexican billionaire
- Sharon Horgan
- Tiffany Haddish as Vivian
- Lily Sheen as Addy
- Jacob Scipio
- Neil Patrick Harris
- Paco León
The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, written by Tom Gormican and Kevin Etten, was bought by Lionsgate on November 15, 2019, with Gormican directing and Etten producing alongside Kevin Turen, Nicolas Cage, and Mike Nilon through Saturn Films. Cage will portray a fictionalized version of himself in the film. Pedro Pascal was in discussions to portray Javi, a Nic Cage superfan who isn’t who he appears to be, in August 2020. Sharon Horgan and Tiffany Haddish joined the cast of the film in September 2020, followed by Lily Sheen in October. Neil Patrick Harris will join the cast of the picture in November 2020.
Principal filming was planned to commence in the autumn of 2020, officially starting on October 5 in locations around Croatia, including the city of Dubrovnik.
It was supposed to be out on March 19, 2021, however that date has been moved back to April 22, 2022.
Where is the unbearable weight of massive talent?
The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent is available to stream and watch on Netflix, DVD, Amazon Prime, and Hulu.
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The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent Release Dates
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