What do Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sally Field, Rita Moreno and Tom Brady all have in common?
All five have seemingly gotten better with age, still finding a way to make a killing in their golden years.
So what happens when all five come together? In a word, high jinks.
The famed actors are slated to share the big screen with Tom Terrific in the upcoming release, “80 for Brady,” set to come out just before Super Bowl 57.
It’s a tale of friendship and ferocity, all backdropped by one of Brady’s most famous performances.
With that, here’s everything you need to know about the movie poised to put up prime Wilt numbers in senior centers.
What is the 80 for Brady movie?
Inspired by a true story, “80 for Brady” revolves around a group of 80-year-olds pining to see their favorite quarterback live and in the flesh. The seniors, played by Fonda, Tomlin, Field and Moreno, settle on Super Bowl 51, which pits Brady’s Patriots against the Falcons.
Football fans know the story all too well: Brady led the Pats on the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history, capturing Super Bowl MVP honors in the process.
As for the retirees, they come in contact with an eclectic cast of characters, including Billy Porter, Jimmy O. Yang and Guy Fieri. Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman will also make cameo appearances in the film, according to Variety.
Brady has his fingerprints all over the project, receiving producer creds. The movie is directed by Kyle Martin.
80 for Brady release date
- Date: Feb. 3, 2023
- How to watch: Theaters
“80 for Brady” makes it theatrical premiere on Friday, February 3, just in time for Super Bowl Sunday the following week
80 for Brady cast
- Jane Fonda
- Lily Tomlin
- Sally Field
- Rita Moreno
- Tom Brady
- Rob Gronkowski
- Julian Edelman
- Jamaal Lewis
- Ron Funches
- Jimmy O. Yang
- Sara Gilbert
- Billy Porter
- Guy Fieri
Four acting titans return to the big screen for the multi-million project, with Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sally Field and Rita Moreno starring alongside the aforementioned Brady. Comedians Ron Funches, Jimmy O. Yang and Sara Gilbert are set to have supporting roles, as is pop culture icons Billy Porter and Guy Fieri. Keep your eyes peeled for cameo appearances from a pair of Brady’s former New England teammates: Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman.
See the full 80 For Brady cast here.