Bros director Nicholas Stoller has opened up about making a possible sequel to the hit movie.
After months of anticipation, the feel-good LGBTQ+– led undertaking lastly hit UK cinemas on 28 October.
Written by Billy Eichner and Stoller (Neighbors), Bros follows New York singletons Bobby Lieber (Eichner) and Aaron (Luke Macfarlane) as they navigate their dedication points and budding romantic emotions.
Since its launch, Bros has earned essential acclaim and even earned an 88% licensed contemporary score on Rotten Tomatoes.
The movie, which made historical past as the primary homosexual rom-com from a serious Hollywood studio, has additionally been lauded for its fully LGBTQ+ principal forged – together with Bowen Yang, Ts Madison, Man Branum, Miss Lawrence, Dot-Marie Jones, Jim Rash, Amanda Bearse and extra.
With Bros formally making the rounds worldwide, Stoller has opened up about the potential of a sequel for the brand new LGBTQ+ basic.
“I don’t know. , it’s exhausting to think about comedy sequels. However these are all character that I actually observe into different issues, positively. It’s so humorous and wealthy,” he informed Digital Spy.
Elsewhere in his interview, the Neighbours director gave behind-the-scenes tea relating to the film’s romantic serenade scene – which featured Bobby singing an unique homosexual nation music for Aaron.
When discussing the penultimate second, Stoller revealed that he needed Eichner’s character to make a grand gesture for Aaron when the 2 lastly made up after their emotional breakup.
“I at all times felt that Billy wanted to make some form of grand gesture as nicely. He’s the principle character. You need that to occur. Billy agreed however might by no means actually determine what it was,” he defined to the information outlet.
Stoller went on to say that after Macfarlane informed Eichner that his favorite artist was Garth Brooks, the inspiration for the aforementioned scene got here to life.
“About two or three weeks earlier than we completed capturing, he referred to as me, and Billy was like: ‘Hey, I wrote this music. I believe we have to shoot it,’” he revealed. “Mark Schaiman, our composer, got here, and Billy sang it reside, and Mark performed it reside. It was fairly magical.”
If you happen to’re itching for extra Bros content material, take a look at GAY TIMES’ evaluation for the movie right here.
Bros is now enjoying in UK cinemas and is accessible on VOD companies within the US.