Everyone knows gay entertainment fiends love a character actress, and it turns out the feeling is mutual. Molly Shannon
earned an Independent Spirit Award for playing the dying mother to a gay son in “Other People
,” longtime Lgbt activist Kathy Najimy
graced the “BearCity
” trilogy with her presence, and now Patricia Richardson
is following suit. The former “Home Improvement
” star is lending her talents to “Cubby
,” a quirky coming-of-age comedy about a gay man whose best friend is the 6-year-old boy he nannies.
” boasts David France
(“How to Survive a Plague
”) and Henry van Ameringen
(“Love Is Strange
”) as executive producers, and premieres at Outfest Los Angeles this weekend. IndieWire
debuts the exclusive trailer below.
An official synopsis reads: “Mark, a misanthropic 26-year-old gay man, had been living in his mother’s garage in Indiana and working on his sexually explicit — and Bdsm-themed — artwork. After moving to New York,