First Look: Paul Rudd+Beard in Sundance Film 'My Idiot Brother'
by Alex Billington
December 24, 2010
With things quieting down for the holidays and the Sundance Film Festival a few weeks from kicking off, I thought I'd feature some first look photos from a comedy playing at Sundance 2011. The film is called My Idiot Brother and is directed by musician / music video director Jesse Peretz, of The Château and The Ex previously who has been honing his skills directing episodes of "Important Things with Demetri Martin." The cast most importantly stars Paul Rudd, seen in the photos with bushy beard and all, as "an idealist who barges into the lives of his three sisters." We've got two photos from the film to check out (from Sundance).
The rest of the cast, not seen in any photos yet (though I'm pretty damn sure that is Emily Mortimer in the first photo above) is also very impressive: Zooey Deschanel, Elizabeth Banks, Rashida Jones, Emily Mortimer, T.J. Miller, Hugh Dancy, Adam Scott and Steve Coogan. From the Sundance site: After serving time for selling pot and losing custody of his dog named "Willie Nelson", Ned (Rudd) successively moves in with each of his three sisters as he tries to get back on his feet. His best intentions quickly bring the family to the cusp of chaos and ultimately the brink of clarity. This is right down my alley and Rudd looks incredible. I'm looking forward to catching this at Sundance. Check out the official website as well!
Reader Feedback - 9 Comments
jones rudd coogan zooey and scott dear lord this film travels almost to the top of my "need to see now" list
LP on Dec 24, 2010
A5J4DX on Dec 24, 2010
sounds like a funny version of you me and dupree.
troy on Dec 24, 2010
I can't help but laugh seeing him like that! Can't wait!
Xerxex on Dec 24, 2010
Sounds funny enough to me. Hey, If I don't get around to it tomorrow, here's an animated Christmas card I made for you all. I got Michael Bay to do some effects too. Have a good un.
Crapola on Dec 24, 2010
Boris808 on Dec 24, 2010
Crapola that was probably the most frightening thing I have ever witnessed.
Xerxex on Dec 25, 2010
Cheers Xerxex! I've been getting compliments on my singing lately, just need to work on the cgi, he he.
Crapola on Dec 26, 2010
Xerxex on Dec 26, 2010
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