Tyler Posey & Extra on Now Apocalypse & Getting Rowdy at Sundance
The place to start with Now Apocalypse? Two issues I can inform you with certainty – I’ve by no means seen something prefer it and the interview I did with the forged and creators at Sundance 2019 was the proper method to wrap up the Collider interview suite. The present is daring, wild, colourful and options an ensemble that can doubtless soften hearts throughout the board.
Our anchor right here is Avan Jogia‘s character Ulysses. Whereas profiting from all of the sexual journey alternatives LA has to supply, Ulysses winds up having what he thinks is an “otherworldly hookup,” an encounter that leaves him with recurring nightmares, presumably linked to some type of conspiracy. Ulysses paves the way in which to Beau Mirchoff‘s character Ford, Ulysses’ greatest buddy, and he’s relationship Roxane Mesquida‘s character, Severine, an astrobiological theorist. Ulysses additionally spends a great deal of time with one other shut buddy, Kelli Berglund‘s Caryl, an aspiring actress who’s presently making some additional revenue as a cam-girl. And you recognize what? That’s solely scratching the floor of Now Apocalypse.
Creator and director Gregg Araki bought the chance to debut the present on the 2019 Sundance Movie Pageant as a part of the “particular occasions” program, previous to its March 10th debut on Starz. Whereas on the town for the large premiere, he swung by the Collider Studio with co-writer Karley Sciortino and a complete bunch of the forged together with Jogia, Mirchoff, Mesquida, Berglund, Tyler Posey and RJ Mitte. Within the spirit of the present, the dialog was irreverent, loopy and off the rails to say the least and you may enjoyment of all of the chaos utilizing the video participant on the high of this text.
I’d additionally prefer to take a second to provide particular because of our Collider Studio companion, the all new 2020 Kia Telluride, which was transporting filmmakers to our studio in celebration of the debut of the all new mannequin, Kia’s first eight-passenger SUV that is a number of inches longer and wider than the model’s award-winning Sorento.
Libations have been additionally flowing on the Collider Studio with events hosted by LIFEWTR, Tequila Comisario, Sensi Tuscany Wines, Blue Moon Belgian White and Dragonfly Espresso Roasters. Meals in the course of the events was offered by Greene St. Kitchen of Palms On line casino Resort lead by Chef Du Delicacies Lanny Chin. Model companions lively in the course of the day included mou, a luxurious footwear and equipment line, and The Wild Immersion endorsed by Jane Goodall who was on-site with the world’s first “digital reserve.”
Avan Jogia, Kelli Berglund, Beau Mirchoff, Roxane Mesquida, Tyler Posey, RJ Mitte, Gregg Araki and Karley Sciortino:
- Sciortino explains what Now Apocalypse is about.
- The forged highlights one high quality about their characters they’d prefer to hold for themselves.
- Araki on how he got here up with the concept.
- What does it imply to Araki to get the chance to premiere Now Apocalypse at Sundance?
- Would You Reasonably begins!
Right here’s the official Sundance description of Now Apocalypse:
Ulysses and his pals are navigating the unusual and sometimes bewildering metropolis of Los Angeles, oscillating between earnest relationship discussions and surreal sexual adventures. Haunted by recurring nightmares that he believes are indicative of an unlimited conspiracy, Ulysses is struggling to seek out his objective in LA and obsessing over monitoring down an elusive dating-app match with whom he shared a seemingly otherworldly hookup. He’s grounded by his longtime friendship with Ford, a beefcake screenwriter who’s relationship Severine, a sexually voracious astrobiological theorist. Rounding out their squad is Carly, an aspiring actress and covert cam-girl whose relationship together with her boyfriend lastly sparks after they begin to discover BDSM.