Everyone is talking about Jamie, Prime Video is a movie about the teenager who challenged the world

Everyone is talking about Jimmy It is the movie based on the musical Everyone is talking about Jimmy (which is also the original title of the movie) and premieres in September’s new releases Amazon Prime Video.

Originally, the movie was designed to be shown in theaters, which was then canceled due to the pandemic, hence the decision to release it live.

musical Everyone is talking about Jimmy is the adaptation of a True story Bittersweet, from Jimmy Neo, a determined teenager The Queen of Dragons.

Jimmy’s true story was actually told in 2011 in dbc documentary three Jimmy: Pull the Queen at 16 Directed by Jenny Poploel. playwright Tom McCray (also author of the series Doctor from ) from the documentary scriptwriting and lyrics for Music Everyone is talking about Jimmy, which debuted in Sheffield in 2017, later made its way to London (where it’s still on the bill) and toured Japan, the United States, South Korea, and Australia.

The success of the musical convinced McCray to write the script for film adaptation, While Jonathan Patrell, who directed the original stage for Sheffiled, makes his directing debut Everyone is talking about Jimmy.

The movie got Positive response from critics, both due to the interpretation of creator Max Harwood, as well as the successful combination of light colors and the most dramatic in history, Kind of Billy Elliot In the drag queen versionLike a dancer, even young Jamie must clash with the judgments of society that still do not perceive aspirations “different” from those shared by the majority, especially if this also affects the realm of sexual orientation.

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Everyone is talking about Jimmy: When will it be released

Initially the film was supposed to be shown in theaters in the fall of 2020, then due to the epidemic it was postponed, until it was distributed directly with It was released on Amazon Prime Video on September 17, 2021.

Everyone talks about Jimmy: the plot

Jimmy Neo is sixteen years old And it’s not like everyone else: instead of pursuing a “real” career, Dreams of becoming a drag queen. The boy is unsure of his future, and is sure of one thing: it will be exciting. With the support of his loving mother and adorable friends, Jimmy will overcome prejudices, defeat the bullies and emerge from the darkness…to center stage.

Everyone is talking about Jamie: The Trailer

Everyone is talking about Jimmy: the cast

The protagonist Jimmy is played by the debutante Max HarwoodSurrounded by a crew of Sarah Lancashire ( Happy Valley ), like his mother Margaret, Richard E. Grant (Oscar nominee for the film Can you forget me? ), here as Hugo Battersby/Loco Chanelle, another newcomer Lauren Patel as Pritti’s best friend, Shobna Gulati (Doctor from ), Ralph Ineson, Adil Akhtar, Samuel Bottomley, Sharon Horgan.

* This article was originally published in the Italian edition of GQ.

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