Movie Productions > 2016 – Special Correspondents > Screen Captures
WORKING with English comedy king Ricky Gervais is so much fun, says Eric Bana, it should be illegal.
“It was toomuch fun,” says Bana of the Gervais-written and directed Netflix movie Special Correspondents.
“The thought that you could be paid to go and work on a film like this is almost criminal. I’d kill to work with him again.”
Special Correspondents is the story of cocksure New York radio news reporter Frank (Bana) and his browbeaten technician, Ian (Gervais).
Assigned to cover a rebel uprising in Ecuador, the pair miss their flight, but decide to send in reports anyway … from a Spanish restaurant across the street from the station.
Unsurprisingly, the hole they dig for themselves grows bigger by the second.
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Australian Eric Bana likes being a working actor in Hollywood, but his passion and his life can be found Down Under – and under the hood. Seth Doane hangs out with the “Special Correspondents” star, and learns how his talent for comedic impressions led to surprising career opportunities.
Source: CBS Sunday Morning
Raul Castillo, America Ferrera, Eric Bana, Ricky Gervais, and Kevin Pollak attend the premiere of ‘Special Correspondents’ at Borough of Manhattan Community College during the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival on April 22, 2016 in New York City.
Public Appearances > 2016 > Premiere ‘Special Correspondents’ at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival – April 22, 2016
Netflix has confirmed that its Ricky Gervais and Eric Bana feature film Special Correspondents will premiere on April 29, 2016 exclusively to Netflix members worldwide.
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Written, directed, and starring Gervais, along with Eric Bana and Vera Farmiga, the movie follows a struggling New York-based radio journalist whose arrogance and decadent lifestyle has hindered his career. With his job on the line, he fakes front-line war reports from the comfort of his hideout above a Spanish restaurant in Queens. That sounds like a pretty great premise. “Special Correspondents” arrives on Netflix on April 29th.