Tom Brady producing, acting in road-trip movie

Tom Brady has been retired for 23 days now, which is just not quite lengthy. But it was apparently very long more than enough for him to line up his first write-up-soccer go. And it can be a doozy, folks.

In accordance to The Hollywood Reporter, Brady is established to generate and act in a film called “80 for Brady,” a football-themed, highway-excursion comedy starring 4 famous actresses: Jane Fonda, Rita Moreno, Sally Field, and Lily Tomlin. The script for “80 for Brady” was created by Kyle Marvin and Michael Covino, primarily based on a draft by Emily Halpern and Sarah Haskins, the duo driving the coming-of-age strike “Booksmart.” Marvin will also direct.

Here is a rundown of the plot, by using The Hollywood Reporter:

Impressed by a genuine tale, Brady tells of four very best close friends and New England Patriots enthusiasts who choose a lifestyle-modifying vacation to the 2017 Super Bowl LI to see their quarterback hero, Tom Brady, enjoy and the chaos that ensues as they navigate the wilds of the biggest sporting function in the place. Tomlin, Fonda, Moreno and Field will perform the quartet.

Brady is just not starring in the film, but he will have some type of performing position. He is creating the movie as a result of his production firm, 199 Productions, which was proven in early 2020. The identify is a nod to his draft position since he was famously drafted in the second-to-very last spherical with the 199th all round decide in 2000.

HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 05:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots celebrates after the Patriots celebrates after the Patriots defeat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28  during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Tom Brady of the New England Patriots celebrates immediately after the Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 In Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium on Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Brady was “deeply concerned” with the movie from its earliest beginnings. He created the idea with Donna Gigliotti, who has developed hits like “Silver Linings Playbook” and “Shakespeare in Adore,” which are each Oscar-winning films.

This whole thing sounds like an April Fool’s joke, or a headline ripped from the Onion — primarily for the reason that the film’s plot is centered on 4 females who choose a street vacation to see Brady, their “quarterback hero” — but it’s not. The web site Discussing Movie experienced an exclusive report on Brady’s foray into performing and creating on Jan. 29.

While New England Patriots enthusiasts may be keen to relive the glory of Super Bowl LI in movie type, Atlanta Falcons lovers most likely usually are not. Some possibly even now have nightmares of staying up 28-3 at halftime only to enjoy their team crumble in the 2nd half and at some point shed 34-28. That type of wonderful comeback is a screenwriter’s aspiration, but only if they are not a Falcons fan.