“Brittany Runs a Marathon” will be rushing to theaters on Aug. 23.
Amazon Studios dated the comedy on Wednesday. The pic, starring Jillian Bell (“Rough Night,” “22 Jump Street”), won the audience award at the Sundance Film Festival. The flick follows the titutal Brittany, who decides to run around New York City in order to improve her failing health when her party-girl lifestyle catches up with her.
Paul - Downs - Colaizzo - Playwright - Debut
Paul Downs Colaizzo, an award-winning playwright, makes his directorial debut with “Brittany Runs a Marathon,” based on the real-life experiences of his best friend Brittany.
Amazon bought the movie following its Sundance premiere in a massive $14 million deal. In his review...