CS Video: Cowboys interview with writer / director Kerrigan and star Bell
As Tribeca’s darling drama readied for its big release, ComingSoon.net got the chance to chat with writer / director Anna Kerrigan and star Jillian Bell (Godmother) to discuss their work on Cowboys. Our interview can be viewed in the player below!
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Zahn (Uncle frank) stars as Troy, a troubled but well-meaning father who recently separated from his wife Sally. Dismayed by Sally’s refusal to let their trans son Joe live as himself, Troy runs away with Joe to the Montana desert. Meanwhile, a police detective pursues them, but her resolve on the case is put to the test as she learns about Joe’s family.
Alongside Zahn, the film’s cast includes Jillian Bell (The night before, the workaholics), Ann Dowd (The Handmaid’s Tale, The Leftovers, Rebecca), Sasha Knight in her first role, Gary Farmer (First cow, ghost dog: the way of the samurai, The dark division) and Chris Coy (The Walking Dead, The Deuce, the murder of two lovers).
The film is written and directed by Anna Kerrigan in her first feature film since its debut in 2010, Five days gone, and is produced by Kerrigan alongside Gigi Graff (Catfight, Tyrel), Chris Parker (Palm springs) and Dylan Sellers (Palm Springs, when the twig breaks) with Anil Baral (Die hard with revenge) and Alex Dong (Palm springs) attached as executive producers.
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Cowboys is now in virtual theaters and on PVOD!