G’Day sport! Bus and Briefcase ‘wankers’ beware as Rudge Park’s finest is coming your way, that’s down under as The Inbetweeners Movie 2 is heading to Australia with filming starting this week!
The recent rumours of The Inbetweeners second movie heading down under have come true but what exactly the boys will get upto is still a secret. The hit comedy creators Iain Morris and Damon Beesley have written the script but will also direct the film and the pair commented on the upcoming film…
“We can’t say too much as we don’t want to spoil the jokes for you, but what we can exclusively reveal is there will be kangaroos. And Australians. And possibly koalas.” Oh and obviously Jay, Will, Neil and Simon providing they’re let into the country. Thanks so much for all your support, we’re hoping to deliver a film that you’ll enjoy even more than the last one”
Will it be a I’m a celebrity Get Me out of here type parody? I’m sure fans of the series won’t care what Morris and Beesley has in store, just excited to see their heroes on the big screen once again. Can The Inbetweeners Movie 2 follow the success of The Inbetweeners to become the most successful hopefully funny Television come big screen adaptation? Not long to wait as the new film is set for a August 2014 UK release.
Here’s the official press release…
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THE INBETWEENERS MOVIE 2 TO START SHOOTING 7th DECEMBER SHOOTING IN AUSTRALIA & UK CREATORS IAIN MORRIS & DAMON BEESLEY TO DIRECT
2nd December 2013 – The follow-up to the UK’s most successful comedy film of all time reunites the hapless Jay, Neil, Simon & Will in Australia. The Inbetweeners Movie 2 will start shooting in Australia on 7th December before moving to the UK in January.
The Inbetweeners creators, Iain Morris & Damon Beesley, will be directing the comedy, having once again written the script. Spencer Millman (“The Mighty Boosh”,”Man Down”) is producing the film.
Iain & Damon commented: “We can’t say too much as we don’t want to spoil the jokes for you, but what we can exclusively reveal is there will be kangaroos. And Australians. And possibly koalas.” Oh and obviously Jay, Will, Neil and Simon providing they’re let into the country. Thanks so much for all your support, we’re hoping to deliver a film that you’ll enjoy even more than the last one”
Distributor EFD has also confirmed that 2014’s most anticipated comedy will hit cinemas across the UK and Ireland next August.
The film will be produced by Bwark Productions, a Zodiak Media company, who will co-finance with Channel 4/Film4. Entertainment Film Distributors will distribute the film in the UK.
Having started life on E4, the multi award-winning series went on to enjoy massive success with its debut film, TheInbetweeners Movie, which was fully financed by Channel 4/Film4.