Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Evans, director Edgar Wright, and extra bought alongside one another for the distinctive occasion.
With every passing yr, the record of actors in author-director Edgar Wright‘s 2010 graphic novel adaptation Scott Pilgrim vs. the World gets retrospectively extra amazing. So, what was the likelihood, even in this time of lockdown, that Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Evans, Anna Kendrick, Alison Pill, Aubrey Plaza, Mae Whitman, and Jason Schwartzman would all be available to take component in a 10th anniversary table examine? The solution, it turns out, was “extremely fantastic in fact.” All the aforementioned stars recently reunited (remotely) for a read through-by means of of the screenplay along with fellow actors Ellen Wong, Satya Bhabha, Brandon Routh, and Mark Webber, Scott Pilgrim creator Bryan Lee O’Malley, screenplay co-author Michael Bacall, and Wright himself.
In addition to celebrating the film’s 10th anniversary, the thought powering the reunion was to advantage the charity Drinking water for Persons, a worldwide nonprofit that aids men and women bring thoroughly clean water and sanitation solutions to their communities. As Pill suggests at the begin of a just-launched video that paperwork the event, “We are here to guidance Drinking water for Persons. This pandemic has laid bare the enormous gaps in significant infrastructure and just one of the ideal methods to protect against the distribute of condition is just not offered to more than 3 billion individuals. They do not have clear drinking water, so they can’t wash their arms, they really don’t have sanitation remedies so disorders can unfold promptly.”
People today can donate by way of the Scott Pilgrim site on the Drinking water for Persons web site. People who do so will get the likelihood to earn one of the drawings completed by Bryan Lee O’Malley in the course of the course of the desk browse.
Scott Pilgrim vs. the Earth stars Cera as Scott Pilgrim, a bassist for the fictitious Toronto band Sex Bob-omb, who dumps his large faculty pupil girlfriend Knives Chau (Wong) for a Rollerblading Amazon courier named Ramona Bouquets (Winstead). The trouble? Ramona’s most new spouse, Gideon Graves (Schwartzman), has shaped the League of Evil Exes with Ramona’s other previous beaus, numerous of whom Scott battles in fantastical fights.
Released in August 2010, the motion picture was a box place of work disappointment but was beloved by lots of who did see it and fast acquired the standing of a cult common. As Evans famous in EW’s recent oral history of the film, “The Marvel lover base is rabid, but the Scott Pilgrim fandom is just as focused and faithful as any fandom I’ve ever found.”
Dolby Cinema will rejoice the film’s 10-yr anniversary with an impending theatrical re-launch.
EW is thrilled to existing the Scott Pilgrim table go through online video as element of our Fandom 7 days. Solely watch the reunion previously mentioned.