The Prom (2020)
Genre : Comedy / Musical / Drama.
Release date : 11 December 2020 ( USA)
Directed by : Ryan Murphy.
Produced by : Ryan Murphy, Adam Anders, Bob Martin, Dori Berinstein, Chad Beguelin, Bill Damaschke, Scott Robertson, Matthew Sklar, Alexis Martin Woodwall.
Cast : Nicole Kidman, James Corden, Meryl Streep, Keegan Michael Key, Jo Ellen Pellman, Ariana Debose, Kevin Chamberlin, Andrew Rannells, Nathaniel J Potwin, Kerry Washington, Nico Greetham, Sofia Deler, Logan Riley Hassel, Tracey Ullman, Dominique Kelly,
Music Director : Matthew Sklar.
Based on : ‘The Prom’ By Chad Beguelin, Bob Martin, Matthew Sklar.
Distributed by : Netflix.
Production Company : Ryan Murphy Productions.
Budget : Not Available.
Duration : 2 hour 11 Min.
Detailed information : The Prom is an upcoming Hollywood Musical,comedy and Drama based movie directed by Ryan Murphy and produced by Ryan Murphy, Adam Anders, Bob Martin, Dori Berinstein, Chad Beguelin, Bill Damaschke, Scott Robertson, Matthew Sklar and Alexis Martin Woodwall. This movie is based on story ‘The Prom’ Written by Chad Beguelin., Bob Martin, Matthew Sklar. And it is scheduled to release digitally on 11th December 2020 and theatrically in selected theatres on 4 D December 2020.
This movie is about a small town highschool girl named Emma Nolan (starring Jo Ellen Pellman) , who is a bisexual and in love with his girlfriend named Alyssa and Emma want to take his girlfriend Alyssa (starring Ariana Debose) to Prom, but the thing is that Alyssa is daughter of Mrs Greene (Starring Kerry Washington) , who is the head of PTA and Mrs Greene has banned Emma Nolan from attending the prom with her girlfriend Alyssa. Whereas the principal of highschool named Mr Hawkins (starring Keegan Michael key) support them and want to see Emma and Alyssa on Prom. When a group of flop artists come to know about this whole thing, they decide to help and support this couple to get on prom in order to rebuild their (artists and actors) lost image and reputation.
Ryan Murphy announced the development of this movie in April 2019 in a charity show at New York Longrace theatre. In june 2019 it was revealed that Meryl Streep, James corden, Andrew Rannells and Nicole Kidman has joined the cast. Initially Ariana Grande was casted for the role of Alyssa Greene but later she was dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. Principal Photography for this film started in December 2019 in Los Angeles. But production is halted in March 2020 due to covid-19 Pandemic. Almost entire filming was completed till march and the remaining shooting was resumed on july 23 2020.
Let me tell you some interesting facts about this movie, first one is that James corden, Meryl Streep and Tracey Ullman previously worked together in a film named ‘Into the Woods’, which is also a musical drama. Another important fact is about Nicole Kidman, she is playing the role of Angie Dickinson, who in movie quit her job in musical as producers don’t allowed her to play the role of Roxie hart, whereas in real life she rejected the role of Roxie Hart in 2002.
Story LineA highschool girl named Emma Nolan, who is a bisexual and belongs to a small indiana town has banned from attending the prom with her girlfriend. Therefore a group of flop artists, who want rebuild their image must support her and take Emma with her girlfriend to the prom.