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Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Directorial Debut “tick, tick…BOOM!” To Show in Select UK Cinemas Before Being Released on Netflix

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tick, will be in select UK cinemas from 12th November and on Netflix from 19th November 2021.

Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his feature directorial debut with tick, tick…BOOM! , an adaptation of the autobiographical musical by , who revolutionized theatre as the creator of . The film follows Jon (Academy Award nominee and Tony Award winner ), a young theatre composer who's waiting tables at a New York City diner in 1990 while writing what he hopes will be the next great American musical.  Days before he's due to showcase his work in a make-or-break performance, Jon is feeling the pressure from everywhere: from his girlfriend Susan, who dreams of an artistic life beyond New York City; from his friend Michael, who has moved on from his dream to a life of financial security; amidst an artistic community being ravaged by the AIDS epidemic. With the clock ticking, Jon is at a crossroads and faces the question everyone must reckon with: What are we meant to do with the time we have?

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tick, tick…BOOM! stars Academy Award nominee & Tony Award winner Andrew Garfield, , Tony Award nominee Robin de Jesús, Tony Award nominee Joshua Henry, MJ Rodriguez, Emmy Award winner , , with Emmy and Tony Award winner , and .  The film is written by Tony Award winner Steven Levenson, and produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard for Imagine Entertainment, Julie Oh, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. 

Watch the teaser trailer below and watch tick, tick…BOOM! in select UK cinemas from 12th November and on Netflix from 19th November 2021.

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