Like a Boss (film)

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Like a Boss
LikeaBossPoster.jpg
Teaser poster
Directed byMiguel Arteta
Produced by
  • Peter Principato
  • Itay Reiss
  • Joel Zadak
Written by
  • Sam Pitman
  • Adam Cole-Kelly
Starring
Music byChristophe Beck
Jake Monaco
CinematographyJas Shelton
Edited byJay Deuby
Production
company
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • January 10, 2020 (2020-01-10) (US)
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Like a Boss is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Miguel Arteta and written by Sam Pitman & Adam Cole-Kelly. The film stars Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne, and Salma Hayek. The film will be released on January 10, 2020, by Paramount Pictures.

Premise[edit]

Two female friends with very different ideals decide to start a beauty company together. One is more practical, while the other wants to earn her fortune and live a lavish lifestyle. Things take a turn for the worse when their benefactor starts stealing from them.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

On October 23, 2017, it was announced that Paramount Pictures had bought a female comedy spec Limited Partners specially a starring lead role for Tiffany Haddish, script written by Sam Pitman & Adam Cole-Kelly, the film would be produced by Peter Principato, Itay Reiss, and Joel Zadak through their Principato-Young Entertainment (now known as Artists First).[1]

In July 2018, Paramount won the bidding war over the starring role for Haddish, and the film would be directed by Miguel Arteta.[2] Later the same month, Rose Byrne was cast in the film to play one of the lead roles.[3] In September 2018, Salma Hayek was cast in the film to play a supporting role.[4] In October 2018, Ari Graynor, Jacob Latimore, Karan Soni, Jimmy O. Yang, Natasha Rothwell, Jessica St. Clair and Billy Porter joined the cast of the film.[5]

Principal photography on the film began in October 2018.[4] In July 2019, the film was re-titled Like a Boss.[6]

Release[edit]

Like a Boss is scheduled to be released on January 10, 2020 by Paramount Pictures.[7] It was previously scheduled to be released on June 28, 2019.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jr, Mike Fleming (October 23, 2017). "Paramount Lands Pitch Vehicle For 'Girls Trip' Breakout Tiffany Haddish". Deadline. Retrieved July 18, 2018.
  2. ^ Jr, Mike Fleming (July 9, 2018). "Paramount Wins Scrum For Tiffany Haddish; Miguel Arteta To Direct Her In 'Limited Partners'". Deadline. Retrieved July 18, 2018.
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (July 16, 2018). "Rose Byrne in Talks to Join Tiffany Haddish in 'Limited Partners' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 18, 2018.
  4. ^ a b Vlessing, Etan (September 28, 2018). "Salma Hayek Joins Tiffany Haddish in Paramount Comedy 'Limited Partners'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  5. ^ Kroll, Justin (October 18, 2018). "Tiffany Haddish's 'Limited Partners' Rounds Out Cast (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved October 18, 2018.
  6. ^ Pederson, Erik (July 31, 2019). "Paramount Retitles Tiffany Haddish-Rose Byrne Buddy Comedy; Release Date Holds – Update". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 31, 2019.
  7. ^ Pederson, Erik (March 15, 2019). "Paramount Moves 'Limited Partners' To 2020 & Dates 'The Tiger's Apprentice' Toon". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  8. ^ Galuppo, Mia (May 23, 2018). "Paramount Removes 'Transformers 7' From Calendar, Dates 'Rocketman'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 18, 2018.

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