“The Room” actors Greg Sestero and Tommy Wiseau are again in a new two-part film known as “Greatest F(r)iends,” which Sestero wrote whereas excessive.
“It was written whereas I ate a few edibles,” Sestero informed an viewers earlier than a screening of half one at Alamo Drafthouse Brooklyn on Tuesday evening. After the screening ended he joked, “I wasn’t mendacity about that edible. I’m fairly certain you guys figured that out.”
The film follows a homeless man named Jon (Sestero), who begins working for a mortician named Harvey (Wiseau) who collects useless individuals’s gold tooth. The pair then start promoting the dental scraps for money, which inevitably results in a fist struggle on the ledge of a cliff on the California coast.
“It was inspired by a road trip Tommy and I took again in 2003,” Sestero, 39, stated. “We went up the California coast. I assumed we had been simply going as much as have a good time, however Tommy thought I was bringing him up there to attempt to kill him.”
There was just one lodge room left in Bodega Bay, the place Hitchcock filmed his traditional film “The Birds,” and Sestero was frightened they wouldn’t get a place to crash if the lodge workers noticed Wiseau in his signature “full vampire” apparel.
“His hair was all over the place and it wasn’t cool at the moment,” the “Catastrophe Artist” writer stated. “So I had him meet me across the again and he thought that was like a ploy so he doesn’t get caught on digicam when actually it was simply to remain there.”
He added, “[Tommy] was like, ‘It was a unusual vibration, you recognize. You have a look at me humorous method. You ask me to fulfill you in again.’”
Sestero stated the following day driving alongside the coast he thought of what would occur if he actually did attempt to kill Wiseau, and thus “Greatest F(r)iends” was born.
As for the dental scrap gross sales, Sestero says his brother, who’s a dentist, informed him concerning the real-life aspect hustle that truly exists.
“They’re really making extra money doing that than dentistry … So I regarded into all that,” he stated, jokingly including, “I attempted to make it as real looking as doable since its inspired by true occasions.”
Quantity 2 of “Greatest F(r)iends” comes out in June.