The Lonely Island and Judd Apatow team up for this new superstar-lifestyle mockumentary Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping.
Well-known comedy producer Judd Apatow (Trainwreck, Superbad, Knocked-up) joins forces with music trio The Lonely Island and co-producer Rodney Rothman (Get Him to the Greek, writer on 22 Jump Street) to bring us a new mockumentary which tells the ‘fabulous life’ story of fictional popstar Conner4real (Andy Samberg), as his career takes a turn for the worse and his celebrity profile begins to collapse.
With an all-star cast including Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer, Sarah Silverman, Tim Meadows, Maya Rudolph, Joan Cusack and more, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping looks to be yet another truly hilarious project from The Lonely Island, with well established talent onboard.
Official Synopsis and Trailer
Universal Pictures’ Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping is headlined by musical digital-shorts superstars Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, collectively known as The Lonely Island. The comedy goes behind the scenes as singer/rapper Conner4Real (Samberg) faces a crisis of popularity after his sophomore album flops, leaving his fans, sycophants and rivals all wondering what to do when he’s no longer the dopest star of all.
What did you make of the trailer?
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping has not yet received a UK release date.