Hamilton star Lin-Manuel Miranda and actor Andrew Garfield have had a busy 2021, owing to their initiatives Within the Heights and The Eyes Of Tammy Faye. Now, the duo have teamed up for Miranda’s directorial debut, Tick, Tick…Increase!, an adaptation of Hire creator Jonathan Larson’s memoir musical of the identical title.
Andrew performs the position of Jon, a younger theater composer in New York Metropolis, on a quest to navigate love, friendships and the stress of life as an artiste. He’s attempting to compose the subsequent American musical, however as stress quantities, he’s confronted with existential questions. Is the musical actually his endgame? The premise might sound done-to-death, however the trailer guarantees a recent perspective.
The synopsis of the movie reads, ” The movie follows Jon (Academy Award nominee and Tony Award winner Andrew Garfield), a younger theater composer who’s ready tables at a New York Metropolis diner in 1990 whereas writing what he hopes would be the subsequent nice American musical. Days earlier than he’s as a consequence of showcase his work in a make-or-break efficiency, Jon is feeling the stress from in every single place: from his girlfriend Susan, who desires of a creative life past New York Metropolis; from his good friend Michael, who has moved on from his dream to a lifetime of monetary safety; amidst a creative group being ravaged by the AIDS epidemic. With the clock ticking, Jon is at a crossroads and faces the query everybody should reckon with: What are we meant to do with the time we’ve?”
Tick, tick…Increase! additionally stars Alexandra Shipp, Robin de Jesús, Joshua Henry, Mj Rodriguez, Bradley Whitford, Tariq Trotter aka Black Considered The Roots, Judith Mild, and Vanessa Hudgens. The movie is written by Tony Award winner Steven Levenson, and produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard for Think about Leisure, Julie Oh, and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Tick, tick…Increase! can be in theatres on November 12, and on Netflix on November 19.