Directed by Jim Fall, “ Trick ” which starred Christian Campbell , J. P. Pitoc and Tori Spelling began by including 2 gay males as romantic leads well prior to “ Brokeback Mountain , ” “ Love, Simon ” and other queer-inclusive movies were welcomed by Hollywood.
The film follows striving Broadway author Gabriel(Campbell), who finds go-go dancer Mark(Pitoc)in a gay bar and, later on, on the New York train. Together, the 2 guys pass through Manhattan looking for a location to practiced their relationship, experiencing Gabriel ’ s having a hard time starlet buddy, Katherine(Spelling), and famous drag queen Miss Coco Peru along the method.
(Watch the “ Trick ” trailer above.)
Fall, who went on to direct 2003 ’ s “ The Lizzie McGuire Movie ” in addition to 2 episodes of Spelling ’ s 2006 series, “ SoNoTORIous , ” revealed his prepare for a follow up in a Facebook post on Aug. 2. The brand-new movie, he composed, is going for a 2019 release to honor the 20th anniversary of the initial.
“ Script is composed, doing a reading with the cast quickly, ” Fall kept in mind in the remarks below the post, including, “ Raising the cash to make everything occur !!! ”
Fall didn ’ t deal even more information on the follow up , however consisted of a teaser image that revealed both the New York and Los Angeles horizons, recommending thebrand-new movie may be a minimum of partially West Coast-based.
Among those tagged in Fall ’ s post was Miss Coco Peru , who retweeted 2 earlier short articles about the follow up today.
Actor-comedian Jimmy Fowlie of the web series “ Go-Go Boy Interrupted ” and the off-Broadway “ La-La Land ” satire “ So Long, Boulder City , ” likewise validated his participation in the film on social networks.
“ It is a full-circle minute due to the fact that I saw the initial when I was 12 years of ages, ” Fowlie composed on Facebook . “ It was the very first time I saw a story about 2 gay characters when being ‘ gay ’ was still taboo and you just ever got to enjoy straight individuals fall in love. ”
There ’ s no word yet if Campbell, Pitoc or Spelling will return for the follow up. In 2014, nevertheless, all 3 stars revealed interest in repeating their functions if a follow-up was ever made.