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JUNE PICTURES AND GETTIN’ RAD PRODUCTIONS TO PRODUCE “FUN MOM DINNER” STARRING KATIE ASELTON, TONI COLLETTE, BRIDGET EVERETT, AND MOLLY SHANNON...


 

JUNE PICTURES AND GETTIN’ RAD PRODUCTIONS TO PRODUCE “FUN MOM DINNER”

STARRING KATIE ASELTON, TONI COLLETTE, BRIDGET EVERETT, AND MOLLY SHANNON

ADDITIONAL CAST INCLUDES ADAM SCOTT, ADAM LEVINE, ROB HUEBEL, AND PAUL RUST

 

ALETHEA JONES TO DIRECT A SCRIPT BY JULIE YAEGER RUDD

 

Los Angeles, CA – (June 22, 2016) – June Pictures, the independent filmmaker-driven production company based in Los Angeles, and Gettin’ Rad Productions announced today that they will begin production on FUN MOM DINNER on June 22nd The film marks the directorial debut of Alethea Jones and is written by Julie Yaeger Rudd. FUN MOM DINNER stars Katie Aselton (“Casual,” “Togetherness”), Toni Collette (“Lucky Them,” “Miss You Already”), Bridget Everett (““Lady Dynamite,” “Trainwreck”), and Molly Shannon (Forthcoming HBO series “Divorce,” “We Don’t Belong Here,” “Other People”).  Other cast members include Adam Scott (“Parks and Recreation,” “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”), Rob Huebel (“Transparent,” “The Descendants”), Adam Levine (“Begin Again”), and Paul Rust (“Love,” “Comedy Bang! Bang!”). June Pictures’ partners Andrew Duncan and Alex Saks will produce the film with Gettin’ Rad’s Naomi Scott. Paul Rudd and Adam Scott will executive produce.FUN MOM DINNER will shoot in Los Angeles.

 

FUN MOM DINNER centers on four moms, whose only common ground is their kids' preschool class, who decide to get together for a harmless "fun mom dinner."  When the night suddenly takes an unexpected turn and things gets real, these unlikely new friends soon realize they have more in common than just marriage and motherhood.

  

ABOUT JUNE PICTURES

June Pictures is a filmmaker-driven independent production company founded in 2016 by Chairman Andrew Duncan and CEO Alex Saks that produces and finances feature-length narrative and documentary films.  They are currently in production on THE FLORIDA PROJECT, written and directed Sean Baker (“Tangerine”); and FUN MOM DINNER, directed by Alethea Jones, starring Toni Collette, Bridget Everett, Katie Aselton, and Molly Shannon.  June Pictures has two films in post-production, the dramatic-comedy DUDE, written and directed by Olivia Milch, starring Lucy Hale, Kathryn Prescott, Alexandra Shipp and Awkwafina; and the psychological thriller THOROUGHBRED, written and directed by Cory Finley, starring Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy, and Anton Yelchin.  Also, currently in production is a feature length documentary about Hong Kong student activist and politician, Joshua Wong.  Earlier this year, June Pictures sold their first feature, OPERATOR, starring Martin Starr and Mae Whitman, to The Orchard for distribution. 

 

ABOUT GETTIN’ RAD PRODUCTIONS

Gettin' Rad Productions is Adam and Naomi Scott's film and television production company. FUN MOM DINNER is the company’s third feature film in as many years. In 2015, Gettin’ Rad produced Chris Kelly’s OTHER  PEOPLE, a comedic drama starring Jesse Plemons and Molly Shannon, which opened the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. OTHER PEOPLE was picked up by Netflix and Vertical Entertainment and will get a September 2016 theatrical release. In 2014, Gettin’ Rad produced their first feature THE OVERNIGHT, a comedy Scott starred in with Jason Schwartzman and Taylor Schilling. The film premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival to critical acclaim and was released by The Orchard. The Scotts also have a development deal with Universal Television under the Gettin’ Rad umbrella. Previously, the company created and produced the series of specials for Adult Swim called The Greatest Event in Television History.