The South by Southwest Conference and Festivals announced the features lineup and opening night film for SXSW 2018 and, of course, our first thought was: which celebrities will attend?!
John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place will be the Opening Night Film so there’s not doubt he will attend. But who else can we expect to see?
Below is a list of the Narrative Features announced, including a note about the cast and who you may be able to spot in the ATX during the fest. When listing the actors, I’ve highlighted the project you may most recognize them from.
Cast: Taylor Schilling (Orange Is The New Black), Brian Tyree Henry (Atlanta), Jessie Ennis (Better Call Saul), Matt Walsh (Veep), Allison Tolman (Fargo), Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)
Cast: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (The Get Down), Colman Domingo (Fear the Walking Dead), Jharrel Jerome (Moonlight)
Cast: Zoe Renee (The Quad), Simone Missick (Luke Cage), Kelvin Harrison, Jr. (Start Up), Hisham Tawfiq (The Blacklist), Kelly Jenrette (Grandfathered), Dorian Missick (Southland)
The New Romantic
Cast: Jessica Barden (The End of the F***ing World), Hayley Law (Riverdale), Brett Dier (Jane the Virgin), Avan Jogia (Ghost Wars), Camila Mendes (Riverdale)
Cast: Melanie Lynskey (Togetherness), Sophia Mitri Schloss (The Kicks), John Gallagher Jr. (The Newsroom), Danielle Brooks (Orange Is The New Black), Tony Hale (Veep), Keith Williams (The Last Man on Earth)
Cast: Maika Monroe (The 5th Wave), Jeremy Allen White (Shameless), DeRon Horton (Dear White People), Marisa Tomei (My Cousin Vinnie), Joe Keery (Stranger Things), Gina Gershon (Showgirls), Dean Winters (Law & Order: SVU), Olivia Luccardi (Orange Is The New Black)
Cast: Joey King (Ramona and Beezus), Andrea Savage (Episodes), Paul Scheer (The League), Erin Darke (Good Girls Revolt), June Squibb (Nebraska)
Cast: Lauren Lapkus (Orange Is The New Black), Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars), Beck Bennett (Saturday Night Live), Beverly D’Angelo (National Lampoon’s Vacation), John Kapelos (The Shape of Water), Maya Kazan (The Knick), Darrell Britt-Gibson (You’re The Worst), Kyle Mooney (Saturday Night Live)
Write When You Get Work
Cast: Emily Mortimer (The Newsroom), Finn Wittrock (American Horror Story), Rachel Keller (Legion), Scott Cohen (Gilmore Girls), Jessica Hecht (Friends), James Ransone (Bosch), Tess Frazer (Godless), Afton Williamson (Banshee), Zarif Kabier (Jack Ryan)
Check back for highlights on the other movie announcements coming soon to ATXgossip.com.
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