Netflix has launched the primary clip of their new Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams comedy, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga and it’s… one thing. The film follows Ferrell and McAdams as aspiring musicians who get an opportunity to signify their nation by competing on the earth’s greatest tune competitors.
The clip options the leads in full-on Sport of Thrones Cosplay outfits. They’re on what appears like an island in Scandinavia shot by Ridley Scott. Plenty of aerial pictures, wintry landscapes and ocean waves.
The clip is definitely extra of a music video or maybe an audition to look within the Eurovision tune contest as the 2 sing passionately whereas enjoying on their matching pink keyboards.
The #Eurovision dream may be very a lot alive. Starring Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams as members of the Icelandic band Fire Saga, try #VolcanoMan, a brand new tune from the upcoming film Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, coming quickly to Netflix. pic.twitter.com/jIK7ccL3Ju
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Ferrell has made a profession of parodying worlds. Whether or not that’s native newsmen within the ‘70s, Nascar, determine skating, politics or the style trade, he’s sport for it. He’s even absolutely dedicated to creating motion pictures inside a selected style like telenovelas (Casa de mi Padre) or cleaning soap operas (A Lethal Adoption).
He seems to have executed it once more with Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga. I do know completely nothing about this world. I’ve by no means seen Sport of Thrones or any singing exhibits and I needed to Google what Eurovision was. And but, signal me up for this. Sure, Ferrell hasn’t made an incredible comedy in a while, however let the person do what he needs. He deserves it at this level in his profession. So long as it isn’t about Sherlock Holmes.
The actual wildcard right here is McAdams. Considered one of her breakout roles was in a comedy, Imply Ladies, however she hasn’t actually executed many since. She was terrific within the hilarious film, Sport Night time, from two years in the past and maybe that efficiency led her to hunt extra comedic roles. What higher accomplice than Ferrell.
The supporting forged consists of Pierce Brosnan, Demi Lovato and Dan Stevens with David Dobkin (Wedding ceremony Crashers) directing
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga arrives on Netflix on June 26th.