The Stand In is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Jamie Babbit and written by Sam Bain. It is starred Drew Barrymore, Michael Zegen, T.J. Miller, and Holland Taylor. It is scheduled to be released by Saban Films on December 11, 2020.
In February 2018, Drew Barrymore joined the cast of the movie, and Jamie Babbit directed the screenplay of Sam Bain. Barrymore is the film producer under the company’s banner. In January 2019, Michael Zegen participated in the cast of the movie. In February 2019, T.J. Ellie Kemper’s Charlie Barnett Miller and Holland Taylor joined the film lineup. The main photography started in New York City in January 2019. In February, photography was taken in Lexington and Versailles, Kentucky.
The film was originally scheduled to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 23, 2020. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the film festival was cancelled. In July 2020, Saban Films obtained the distribution rights for the film. It is scheduled to be released on December 11, 2020.
THE STAND IN is the story of a discouraged comedian and his ambitious alternative trading venue.
Drew Barrymore as Candy Black
Michael Zegen as Steve
Graham Norton as himself
Jimmy Fallon as himself
USA : 11 December 2020
Also Known As
(original title) : The Stand In
Canada (French title) : The Stand-In
UK : The Stand-In
Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Versailles, Kentucky, USA
The Amsden – 151 S. Main Street, Versailles, Kentucky, USA
New York City, New York, USA
126 E. 10th Street, East Village, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Times Square, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
December 11, 2020 (United States)