The Last Five Years, Starring Anna Kendrick & Jeremy Jordan, Lands U.S. Distribution Deal

The Last Five Years, Starring Anna Kendrick & Jeremy Jordan, Lands U.S. Distribution Deal 1  Jeremy Jordan & Anna Kendrick in 'The Last Five Years'
Jeremy Jordan & Anna Kendrick in 'The Last Five Years'

Jeremy Jordan & Anna Kendrick in ‘The Last Five Years’

Anna Kendrick and Finding Neverland’s Jeremy Jordan will soon be in a movie theater near you! According toThe Hollywood Reporter, the film version of Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five Years will be distributed by Radius and a Valentine’s Day release date is planned. As previously reported, the Richard LaGravenese-helmed film had already sold multiple international rights.The Last Five Years, Starring Anna Kendrick & Jeremy Jordan, Lands U.S. Distribution Deal 2  Jeremy Jordan & Anna Kendrick in 'The Last Five Years'

The indie movie will have its world premiere at the Toronto film festival on September 7. It is an adaptation of Brown’s two-character musical that centers around the tumultuous relationship between Jamie, a writer, and Cathy, an aspiring actress, over the course of five years.

The tuner originally debuted in 2002 with Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scott as stars. Despite a short run, The Last Five Yearsgained in popularity thanks to an acclaimed original cast recording and has become a staple in regional theaters and colleges.