Opening in theaters on July 1st is director Azazel Jacobs new indie comedy-drama Terri. The film centers around the unexpected friendship that forms between a garrulous but well-meaning vice principal and an overweight teen misfit. The movie stars an excellent cast that includes Academy Award nominee John C. Reilly (Chicago, Step Brothers), Creed Bratton (The Office), Olivia Crocicchia (Rescue Me), and actor Jacob Wysocki (Huge) in the title role. IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had a chance to sit down with the stars of the film, John C. Reilly, Jacob Wysocki, Creed Bratton, and Olivia Crocicchia, to discuss the new movie; it's difficult subject matter, their characters, surviving high school and working with director Azazel Jacobs.
To watch our exclusive interviews with John C. Reilly, Jacob Wysocki, Creed Bratton, and Olivia Crocicchia, about Terri, please click on the video player above.
Overweight and depressed 15-year old Terri (Wysocki) starts to slack off in school
and wear pajamas, to the chagrin of his teachers. Soon Terri is taken
under the wing of unconventional teacher Mr. Fitzgerald (Reilly), who creates a
series of Monday-morning counseling sessions for social outcasts at the
Terri opens in theaters on July 1st.