Tribeca 2013: Darren Stein & Natasha Lyonne chat about G.B.F.

 

Another chat we had at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival was with Director Darren Stein and Actress Natasha Lyonne, where their film G.B.F. celebrated its World Premiere

Darren Stein is not a new face in the world of film. He has a number of films under his belt including 1997’s Sparkler, starring Jamie Kennedy and Don Harvey. He has also wrote and directed 1999’s Jawbreaker, a film that starred an ensemble cast including Rose McGowan, Rebecca Gayheart, Julie Benz, Judy Greer and Tatyana Ali. G.B.F. is directed by Stein, where he has cast a number of fantastic actors including Sasha Pieterse (Pretty Little Liars), Joanna ‘JoJo’ Levesque (RV),  Evanna Lynch (Harry Potter), Andrea Bowen (Desperate Housewives), Megan Mullally (Childrens Hospital), Xosha Roquemore (Precious) and many more!

Natasha Lyonne is best known for her role as the wise-cracking Jessica in the American Pie films. In addition to that, she has been a part of numerous film and television roles over the years, some notable ones including Blade: TrinityLoving Leah (TV Movie), Weeds, New Girl and many more. She will star in the new Netflix Original Series, Orange Is the New Black.

G.B.F. can be seen as a part of the Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival on May 26th at 4:30 p.m. at the TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 1. For more details and tickets, visit HERE

Enjoy the interview!

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