Watch a brand new featurette for?Jersey Boys, director Clint Eastwood’s big-screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical, which will be released in theaters nationwide on?June 20, 2014?from Warner Bros. Pictures.
Jersey Boys – “Meet the Jersey Boys” Featurette
From director Clint?Eastwood comes the big-screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical ?Jersey?Boys.?
The film tells the story of four?young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to?form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons.??The story of their?trials and triumphs are?accompanied by the songs that influenced a generation, including ?Sherry,? ?Big?Girls Don?t Cry,? ?Walk Like a Man,? ?Dawn,? ?Rag Doll,? ?Bye Bye Baby,? ?Who?Loves?You,? and many more.
These classic hits?are now being embraced by a new generation of fans through the stage musical,?which has been running on Broadway for more than eight years and has also?enjoyed?successful tours around the globe.
Starring in the?film, John Lloyd Young reprises his Tony Award-winning portrayal of the?legendary lead singer of The Four Seasons, Frankie Valli.??Erich Bergen stars as Bob Gaudio, who?wrote?or co-wrote all of the group?s biggest hits.??Michael Lomenda and Vincent Piazza star?respectively as Nick Massi and Tommy DeVito, two original members of The Four?Seasons.??Oscar??winner Christopher?Walken (?The Deer Hunter?) stars as mobster Gyp DeCarlo.
Oscar??winner Eastwood (?Million?Dollar Baby,? ?Unforgiven?) directed ?Jersey Boys? from a screenplay and?musical book by Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice, song music by Bob Gaudio?and lyrics by Bob Crewe.??The film is?produced by Eastwood, Graham King and Robert Lorenz, with Frankie Valli, Bob?Gaudio, Tim Moore, Tim Headington, Brett Ratner, James Packer and?Steven?Mnuchin serving as executive producers
The?behind-the-scenes creative team was led by Academy Award?-nominated?director of photography Tom Stern (?Changeling?); Academy Award?-nominated?production designer?James J. Murakami, (?Changeling?); Oscar?-winning?editor Joel Cox (?Unforgiven?) and editor Gary D. Roach; and costume designer?Deborah Hopper.
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a GK?Films Production, a Malpaso Production, ?Jersey Boys.???Opening nationwide on June 20, 2014, the film?will be distributed by Warner Bros.?Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment?Company.
“Jersey Boys” Official Trailer