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:: Spotlight :: Movie Trailer - Sucker

By: Carmine Pascuzzi

SUCKER is based on the award-winning, smash hit stage show by Lawrence Leung. Leung co-wrote the feature film adaptation with director Ben Chessell.

The comedic coming of age story stars YouTube sensation John Luc (who has more than 2.3 million YouTube subscribers globally), rising star Lily Sullivan (Camp, Mental) and Timothy Spall (Harry Potter, Mr Turner). Other cast members include Jacek Koman, Kat Stewart and Shaun Micallef.

A fresh take on a classic con tale, SUCKER is the first Australian feature film to cast a YouTube star in a lead role, and is loosely based on Leung’s late teenage years.

SUCKER will bereleased in cinemas with a series of Q&A events across the country from December 1 at the following select Hoyts locations: (Both John Luc and Lawrence Leung will be touring. Tickets are on sale now)
Tuesday 1 December - HOYTS EASTLAND (VIC)
Wednesday 2 December – HOYTS MELBOURNE CENTRAL (VIC)
Thursday 3 December – HOYTS BROADWAY (NSW)
Friday 4 December – HOYTS BLACKTOWN (NSW)
Saturday 5 December – HOYTS STAFFORD (QLD)
Monday 7 December – HOYTS CAROUSEL (WA)
Wednesday 9 December – HOYTS TEA TREE PLAZA (SA)

SUCKER is financed by Screen Australia, Film Victoria, Jake Film Finance, Robyn Kershaw Productions, Jason Byrne Productions and DDP Studios.

See the trailer here