The Opening Act

The Opening Act

90 mins | Comedy | Oct. 16, 2020

The film follows Will Chu whose true life passion is to become a stand-up comedian. He is given the opportunity to emcee a comedy show, opening for his hero, Billy G. Chu has to decide if he wants to continue the life he has set up or to pursue his dream, the life of a comedian.

The Opening Act

90 mins | Comedy | Oct. 16, 2020

The Opening Act
The film follows Will Chu whose true life passion is to become a stand-up comedian. He is given the opportunity to emcee a comedy show, opening for his hero, Billy G. Chu has to decide if he wants to continue the life he has set up or to pursue his dream, the life of a comedian.
IMDb rating 6.0
Producers
Original title The Opening Act
Directors Steve Byrne
Writers Steve Byrne

Cast

Jimmy O. Yang

as Will

Neal Brennan

as Chip

Jermaine Fowler

as Ricky

Alex Moffat

as Chris

Bill Burr

as Barry

Debby Ryan

as Jen

Ken Jeong

as Quinn

Roy Wood Jr.

as Gary

Russell Peters

as Randy

Courtney Pauroso

as Sophie

Jackie Tohn

as Megan

Tom Segura

as Cop

Alonzo Bodden

as Tyree

Mircea Monroe

as Carrie

Brooks Wheelan

as Bill

Kathleen Madigan

as Sherry

Jessimae Peluso

as Holly

Joe DeRosa

as Intern

Pete Giovine

as Joey #1

Bret Ernst

as Joey #2

Felipe Esparza

as Cabbie

Dan Lauria

as Mr. Acevedo

Whitney Cummings

as Brooke

Sarah Tiana

as Secretary

Moshe Kasher

as Sasha