Father of the Bride
Directed byGaz Alazraki
Produced by
Written byMatt Lopez
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Distributed byHBO Max
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Father of the Bride is an upcoming American drama film written by Matt Lopez and directed by Gaz Alazraki. The film stars Andy García, Gloria Estefan, Adria Arjona, Isabela Merced, Enrique Murciano, and Macarena Achaga.

Cast

Production

In September 2020, it was announced that a Latin adaptation of Father of the Bride centered around Cuban-Americans is in development at Warner Bros. Pictures with a script written by Matt Lopez.[1] In February 2021, it was announced that Gaz Alazraki has been set to direct the film.[2] In March 2021, Andy Garcia was announced to star as the titular character.[3] In April 2021, Adria Arjona, Gloria Estefan, Isabela Merced were cast, with Diego Boneta, Enrique Murciano and Macarena Achaga joining the film in May.[4][5][6][7][8][9] In June 2021, Chloe Fineman and Ana Fabrega joined the cast of the film, with the film now being produced by Warner Bros. Pictures and distributed by HBO Max.[10][11]

Principal photography began on June 22, 2021,[12] in Atlanta, Georgia.[13]

References

  1. ^ Sneider, Jeff (September 24, 2020), "Exclusive: 'Father of the Bride' Reboot with Latinx Cast in the Works at Warner Bros.", Collider, retrieved March 23, 2021
  2. ^ Kroll, Justin (February 4, 2021). "Gaz Alazraki To Direct Latinx 'Father Of The Bride' Pic For Warner Bros. And Plan B". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 4, 2021.
  3. ^ Kroll, Justin (March 18, 2021). "Andy Garcia To Star in Latinx 'Father Of The Bride' Pic For Warner Bros. And Plan B". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 23, 2021.
  4. ^ Kit, Borys (May 10, 2021). "Diego Boneta Joins Andy Garcia in 'Father of the Bride' Remake (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
  5. ^ Kroll, Justin (April 22, 2021). "Adria Arjona Joins Andy Garcia In Warner Bros. and Plan B's 'Father Of The Bride' Movie". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved April 22, 2021.
  6. ^ Kroll, Justin (April 23, 2021). "Gloria Estefan To Co-Star With Andy Garcia In 'Father Of The Bride' Pic From Warner Bros And Plan B". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
  7. ^ Kit, Borys (April 29, 2021). "Isabela Merced Joins Andy Garcia in 'Father of the Bride' Remake (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
  8. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (May 27, 2021). "'Father Of The Bride': Enrique Murciano Cast In Andy Garcia-Led Reboot From Warner Bros And Plan B". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 27, 2021.
  9. ^ Kroll, Justin (May 27, 2021). "Macarena Achaga Joins Andy Garcia In 'Father Of The Bride' Pic From Warner Bros. And Plan B". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 27, 2021.
  10. ^ Kit, Borys; Galuppo, Mia (June 11, 2021). "Chloe Fineman Joins Andy Garcia in 'Father of the Bride' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
  11. ^ Gonzalez, Umberto (June 11, 2021). "Ana Fabrega Joins Andy Garcia in 'Father of the Bride' Remake". TheWrap. Retrieved June 11, 2021.
  12. ^ "Film and TV Projects Going Into Production – Father of the Bride". Variety Insight. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 3, 2021.
  13. ^ "'Father of the Bride' Remake Starring Gloria Estefan Casting Calls". Project Casting. June 2, 2021. Retrieved June 11, 2021.