Directed By
James Franco
Produced By
James Franco
Vince Jolivette
Seth Rogen
Evan Goldberg
James Weaver
Written By
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber
Based on
The Disaster Artist by
Greg Sestero
Tom Bissell
James Franco
Dave Franco
Seth Rogen
Alison Brie
Ari Graynor
Josh Hutcherson
Jacki Weaver
Edited By
Stacey Schroeder
Brandon Trost
Music By
Dave Porter
New Line Cinema
RatPac-Dune Enterianment
Good Universe
Point GreyProductions
Rabbit Bandini Productions
Ramona Films
Distributed By
United States
Release Date
December 1, 2017
Filming Location
Los Angeles, California
105 minutes
The Disaster Artist

 'The Disaster Artist  is a 2017 American biographical comedy film starring, directed and co-produced by James Franco. Written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, based on ​Greg Sestero's non-fiction book of the same name, the film chronicles the making of Tommy Wiseau's 2003 cult film The Room. The film stars James Franco as Wiseau and Dave Franco as Sestero, alongside a supporting cast featuring Seth Rogen, Alison Brie, Ari Graynor, Josh Hutcherson and Jacki Weaver.

Principal photography of the film began on December 8, 2015. It had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 12, 2017, and also screened at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival on September 11. Distributed by A24, the film is scheduled to have a limited release in the United States on December 1, 2017, before opening wide on December 8, 2017.


The film depicts the meeting and early friendship of the actor Greg Sestro and Tommy Wiseau, the actor, writer and director behind the 2003 cult film The Room, a film often hailed as the Citizen Kane of bad movies, the troubled making of it and their respective careers after the surprising success of the film.


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The Disaster Artist Official Trailer HD A24

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The Disaster Artist Official Teaser Trailer HD A24

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