Christopher Guest is back folks, and funnier than ever with his latest hilarious looking film Mascot. The man behind such classic & beloved comedies This is Spinal Tap, Waiting for Guffman, Mighty Wind, and one my personal favorites Best in Show. The filmmaker's usual frequent collaborators Jane Lynch, Fred Willard, Ed Begley Jr., Parker Posey, Bob Balaban, Jennifer Coolidge, and John Michael Higgens are back along with plenty of newcomers to this comedy genius' movie world.
The film premieres next week at the Toronto International Film Festival and also stars Christopher Moynihan, Don Lake, Brad Williams, Zach Woods, Chris O’Dowd, Susan Yeagley, Sarah Baker, Tom Bennett, Kerry Godliman, Michael Hitchcock, Maria Blasucci, and Jim Piddock.
Check out the hilarious official trailer and sound off in the comments section with your thoughts. As always thanks for stopping by EastCoastMovieGuys!
Here’s the official logline for Mascots:
"Mascots is a new comedy from Christopher Guest, director of Waiting for Guffman and Best in Show. Starring many of his regular troupe of actors, this latest film takes place in the ultra-competitive world of sports mascots where they compete for the most prestigious award in their field, the Gold Fluffy."
Mascots is set to hit Netflix on October 13th.