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BOMBSHELL

March 8, 2020, 5:00 P.M.

The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007

Outside the Box [Office] and Lionsgate invite you and a guest to attend a special screening of
 

Bombshell



Directed by Jay Roach
Screenplay by Charles Randolph
Produced by A.J. Dix, Aaron L. Gilbert, Robert Graf, Beth Kono, Michelle Graham, Charles Randolph, Margaret Riley,
Jay Roach, and Charlize Theron

Followed by a Q&A with SCA Alumnus Jay Roach

5:00 P.M. on Sunday, March 8th, 2020
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108
900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007


FREE ADMISSION. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. RSVPs REQUIRED.

 

Winner: Best Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling, 2020 Academy Awards

Nominated for Best Actress (Charlize Theron)
and Best Supporting Actress (Margot Robbie),
2020 Academy Awards

Available on Digital 2/25 and Blu-ray/DVD on 3/10.
 

About Bombshell


Academy Award® winners Charlize Theron (Monster, Best Actress, 2003) and Nicole Kidman (The Hours, Best Actress, 2002) and Academy Award® nominees Margot Robbie (I, Tonya, Best Actress, 2017) and John Lithgow (Terms of Endearment, Best Supporting Actor, 1983) deliver tour-de-force performances in this provocative real story of three whip-smart, ambitious, strong women who anchored one of America’s most powerful news networks—becoming headlines themselves when they risked everything to stand up to the man who made them famous.

Provided courtesy of Lionsgate. Rated R. Running time: 108 minutes.

Visit the Official Website: https://bombshell.movie/
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About the Guest


JAY ROACH (Director, Producer, SCA Alumnus)

Jay Roach produced and directed 2019’s Bombshell, starring Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie and John Lithgow. The film, financed and released by Bron Studios and Lionsgate, was nominated for two Golden Globes and two Academy Awards for acting by Charlize Theron and Margot Robbie. It also won an Oscar for best make-up and hairstyling.

Roach also produced and directed Game Change, for HBO, which won three Golden Globes and five Emmy’s -- including one for directing -- and a Peabody Award.  He produced and directed Recount for HBO -- nominated for eleven Emmys, and won three – and All the Way, also for HBO, which was nominated for eight Emmys.

In 2015 he directed the feature film Trumbo, starring Bryan Cranston, Helen Mirren, and Diane Lane.  Cranston was nominated for an Oscar and a Golden Globe for his performance as Dalton Trumbo.

Roach’s career began in feature comedies. His first film was Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, which spawned two sequels The Spy Who Shagged Me, and Goldmember.   He also directed Meet the Parents and Meet the FockersMystery Alaska, and The Campaign.

Beyond the films he directed, Roach actively produced Borat, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, and Sisters.

Before directing, Roach was a screenwriter in science fiction.  He co-wrote the pilot for the short-lived CBS series, Space Rangers in 1993.

Roach is married to Bangles singer, Susanna Hoffs and they have two adult children. He was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He graduated from Stanford University in 1980 and earned an MFA in film production from USC in 1986. Prior to directing, he taught cinematography and directing at USC, part-time, for six years.  

About Outside the Box [Office]


Outside the Box [Office] is a weekly showcase for upcoming releases highlighting world cinema, documentary and independent film titles. Recognizing a need for greater diversity on campus, the series will draw from around the globe to present movies that may challenge, inspire or simply entertain.

To view the calendar of screenings, click here

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Check-In & Reservations


This screening is free of charge and open to the public. Please bring a valid USC ID or print out of your reservation confirmation, which will automatically be sent to your e-mail account upon successfully making an RSVP through this website. Doors will open at 4:30 P.M.

All SCA screenings are OVERBOOKED to ensure seating capacity in the theater, therefore seating is not guaranteed based on RSVPs. The RSVP list will be checked in on a first-come, first-served basis until the theater is full. Once the theater has reached capacity, we will no longer be able to admit guests, regardless of RSVP status.

Parking


The USC School of Cinematic Arts is located at 900 W. 34th St., Los Angeles, CA 90007. Parking passes may be purchased for $14.00 at the USC Royal Street Entrance, located at the intersection of W. Jefferson Blvd. & Royal Street. We recommend the USC Royal Street Structure, at the far end of 34th Street. Limited street parking is also available along Jefferson Blvd.

Contact Information

Name: Matt Meier
Email: mmeier@cinema.usc.edu