The release date and method of the upcoming Alison Brie Movie turn me around was officially announced. The comedy, which Brie stars and co-wrote, will be getting a hybrid release later this summer. turn me around will be released on August 19, 2022 in cinemas, on VOD and on the streaming service AMC+.
turn me around follows Brie as manager of an “Italian restaurant chain”. When she’s chosen to take part in an immersion program run by the chain in Italy, she thinks she’s hit the jackpot, but the trip quickly turns into a disaster.
Brie is a critically acclaimed actress known for starring in fan-favorite TV shows glow and community. She has also acted in series like mad Men and Bojack rider as well as movies like The Lego Movie, The postand Happiest Season. turn me around will be the second time the actress has written a film. She made her screenwriting debut in 2020 with the release of the Netflix drama horse girl. Brie has a third film she wrote, the comedy someone i knewwhich is expected to appear later this year.
Brie co-wrote the film with her frequent creative partner Jeff Baena, who also directs. Baena’s previous work includes directing and co-writing Brie’s film horse girl. He also wrote such films as I Heart Huckabees and life after beth. His other previous directorial credits include The Little Hours, joshyand life after beth.
Brie is accompanied by a cast in the film Alessandro Nivola (The Many Saints of Newark), AubreyPlaza (parks and recreation), Molly Shannon (Other people), Zach Woods (Silicon Valley)Ayden Mayeri (the after party)Ben Sinclair (high maintenance effort), Timo Heidecker (Tim and Eric’s bedtime stories), Debby Ryan (Insatiable), Fred Armissen (live on Saturday night)and Lil Rey Howery (free guy). Many of the cast of turn me around have previously worked with Brie and Baena. Shannon has roles in both horse girl and the little hours and Plaza was in The Little Hours and Happiest Season next to Brie and is married to Baena.
turn me around Will be released in theaters and on VOD and available to stream on AMC+ on August 19th. You can read the official synopsis of the film below:
In Spin Me Round, Brie stars as an Italian restaurant chain manager who is given the opportunity to attend the franchise’s continuing education program in Italy. What she thought was a romantic getaway turns into chaos and disaster.