John Krasinski To Direct, Star In ‘The Hollars’ With Anna Kendrick, Richard Jenkins & Margo Martindale

The Office alum John Krasinski has lined up The Hollars as his next directing effort after helming his first feature, 2009’s Brief Interviews with Hideous Men — and he has enlisted Anna Kendrick, Richard Jenkins, and Margo Martindale to join him. Krasinski also will star in the lead as John Hollar, an aspiring NYC artist who takes his girlfriend (Kendrick) back to his Middle America hometown on the eve of his mother’s (Martindale) brain surgery. There he’s forced to navigate the crazy life he left behind as his dysfunctional family, high school pals, his father (Jenkins), and his over-eager ex flood back into his life ahead of the operation. (more…)

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