#FIRSTLOOK: MERYL STREEP IN “RICKI AND THE FLASH”
Meryl Streep, Rock Star. Is there anything this Woman cannot do? A new Still (above) from one of this Summer’s most anticipated Films, RICKI AND THE FLASH finally has surfaced and we cannot stop staring!! Everything about this is a win. STREEP. DEMME. CODY. Remember Diablo Cody, as in the Screenwriter of JUNO?Official Synopsis
Three-time Academy Award® winner Meryl Streep goes electric and takes on a whole new gig – a hard-rocking singer/guitarist – for Oscar®-winning director Jonathan Demme and Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody in the uplifting comedy Ricki and the Flash. In a film loaded with music and live performance, Streep stars as Ricki, a guitar heroine who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom, but is now returning home to make things right with her family. Streep stars opposite her real-life daughter Mamie Gummer, who plays her fictional daughter; Rick Springfield, who takes on the role of a Flash member in love with Ricki; and Kevin Kline, who portrays Ricki’s long-suffering ex-husband.
Sony Pictures Canada release RICKI AND THE FLASH on Friday, August 7, 2015.
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