CS Video: Cowboys interview with writer/director Kerrigan & star Bell
As the Tribeca darling drama geared up for its wide release, ComingSoon.net got the opportunity to chat with writer/director Anna Kerrigan and star Jillian Bell (Godmothered) to discuss their work on Cowboys. Our interview can be viewed in the player below!
Zahn (Uncle Frank) stars as Troy, a troubled but well-intentioned father who has recently separated from his wife Sally. Aghast at Sally’s refusal to let their trans son Joe live as his authentic self, Troy runs off with Joe into the Montana wilderness. Meanwhile, police detective pursues them, but her resolve about the case is tested the more she learns about Joe’s family.
Alongside Zahn, the cast for the film includes Jillian Bell (The Night Before, Workaholics), Ann Dowd (The Handmaid’s Tale, The Leftovers, Rebecca), Sasha Knight in his debut role, Gary Farmer (First Cow, Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, The Dark Divide) and Chris Coy (The Walking Dead, The Deuce, The Killing of Two Lovers).
The film is written and directed by Anna Kerrigan in her first feature project since her 2010 debut, Five Days Gone, and is produced by Kerrigan alongside Gigi Graff (Catfight, Tyrel), Chris Parker (Palm Springs) and Dylan Sellers (Palm Springs, When the Bough Breaks) with Anil Baral (Die Hard With a Vengeance) and Alex Dong (Palm Springs) attached as executive producers.
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