Judd Apatow's latest comedy-drama tests whether the Saturday Night Live comedian has what it takes to become a movie star. I think that’s the common misconception. "In the movie, I act more as the older sibling," she said of her role. Written and directed by Jason Orley, Big Time Adolescence premiered at Sundance Film Festival in 2019 and was picked up by Hulu shortly after. And then afterward, I've got to know her really well, and we had dinner the other night — and she's the best. Copyright 2020 PopCulture.com. Pete definitely loves his family: For Mother's Day, Pete surprised his mom by introducing them to Justin Hartley (he plays Kevin in NBC's This Is Us) and his sister captured the glorious moment. All rights reserved. “Our film is about heroes and how they are necessary, and how lucky we are to have these men and women in our lives that make the ultimate sacrifice to help others. ", While Apatow last met Davidson when she was 16 after a small role in the Amy Schumer film, Trainwreck (another of Judd's movies), she has known Davidson for a while as her father worked on The King of Staten Island for years. [Apatow] and [co-writer] Dave Sirus truly did a beautiful job in showing that.”. (Mary Cybulski/Universal Pictures via AP) APAP, “I’m hoping that people can relate to the film,” Davidson told the Advance/SILive.com. And I just thought that was interesting because it kind of starts on that.". Apart from his mother, the other person Pete Davidson is deeply attached to is his younger sister who is called Apatow had to audition for the role of Claire — the ambitious younger sister to Pete Davidson's character — after the Saturday Night Live star pushed for her to be part of the film. I was like, 'I do that with my sister,' and I could just get into that rhythm of feeling exhausted and frustrated with your sibling for not listening to you. With Davidson's character Scott mirroring his own phase of arrested development following the death of his firefighter father and working to grow up after his sister goes off to college, Apatow reveals she had to maintain a balance of sorts between the essence of his real-life sister, Casey, versus a somewhat fictionalized depiction in the film. "I just don’t like the people that I grew up with. My mom, sister and my dad. So it’s no surprise that “The King of Staten Island” uses the borough as a backdrop. "It's funny as I was preparing for it, I was talking to my acting coach and she was just saying the thing siblings fight about — the same thing over and over and over again. His friends are losers, too. So, they're saying, 'I surrender. Pete Davidson est le fils d'un pompier new-yorkais, mort lors de l'effondrement du World Trade Centre1, et d'une infirmière scolaire2. In this image released by Universal Pictures, Pete Davidson, left, and Bill Burr appear in a scene from "The King of Staten Island," directed by Judd Apatow. Pete has said that he feels guilty that his mother, like the movie mom, did not date much while the kids were growing up, another topic the movie incorporates. Watch the trailer below. And she saw it at the screening and she really loved it and it really meant a lot to me. His mother works as the school nurse at Xaverian High School in Brooklyn. Ralph’s Famous Ices, Denino’s Pizzeria & Tavern. Scott is angry at the world for taking his father away, although he tries to hide that behind a nihilistic stoner front. Both good and bad. American Vandal ‘s Griffin Gluck stars as a … While the protagonists in Judd Apatow films don’t generally have their stuff together (think Seth Rogen’s stoner-entrepreneur, Steve Carell’s 40-year-old virgin or Adam Sandler’s depressed movie star), there has always been at least some separation between the actor and the character. Pete in other movies & tv shows playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR5HlNJKTYyZBU-haukNPz2oSBYkaCY9Z He’s a firefighter, too, which makes Scott crazy. By Tania Hussain But Scott is 24 and his youthful indifference is starting to turn into a full-fledged character flaw, which is why Margie gives him a push and then a shove out of her house to get his act together. While he has gotten his fair share of criticism from residents over the years for the way he has mocked the borough, he’s allowed to, because he’s one of us. They both grew up in Staten Island with their parents, and lost their father, Scott Davidson… Subscribe to SILive.com. As much as “The King of Staten Island” is about Davidson’s real life, it’s also about the hometown that has shaped him. Three stars out four. In this image released by Universal Pictures, Pete Davidson, left, appears with director Judd Apatow, center, during the filming of "The King of Staten Island." Understand big stories through our local lens. All rights reserved (About Us). So he turned it into a movie. I tried to get as much information about her and their dynamic, and then I kind of just made it my own. "I didn't really spend that much time with her before the movie started. (Despite his celebrity, the Great Kills native still calls the Island home. With Pete Davidson, Bel Powley, Ricky Velez, Lou Wilson. Directed by Judd Apatow. They're all very fed up and I play a frustrated character who you can tell has had the exact same conversation with this person 8,000 times, and they're just not listening. No suspiciously put-together love interest descends to pull him out of his status quo. Warning: The language may not be suitable for all audiences. There's nothing else I can do anymore. Davidson's father was predominantly of Jewish ancestry, with some Italian. In the sketch, we saw Stu, played by Pete writes Santa several lett He doesn’t have any prospects or passions. Scott doesn’t suddenly become a tattoo prodigy. (Mary Cybulski/Universal Pictures via AP) APAP, STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- “We’ll never understand Pete, but this will definitely, like, help. The King of Staten Island is a 2020 American comedy-drama film directed by Judd Apatow, from a screenplay by Apatow, Pete Davidson, and Dave Sirus.It stars Davidson, Marisa Tomei, Bill Burr, Bel Powley, Maude Apatow, and Steve Buscemi, and follows a young man who must get his life together after his mother starts dating a new man who, like his deceased father, is a firefighter. Il souffre également de la maladie de Crohn1. À la suite du décès de son père, Davidson entre en thérapie. "I didn't know Pete super well before we started shooting," she said, adding how the two keep in touch a little bit. It also will be available for purchase on Prime Video, VUDU and FandangoNOW. after performing last year at the St. George Theatre. I think he's hilarious, and he's very supportive.". Davidson isn't everyone's cup of tea and no one knows that better than he does. But somehow Davidson and Apatow have made a film that is honest, entertaining and humane. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. Though Maude Apatow has starred in a number of her father Judd Apatow's movies since the age of 7, the now 22-year-old actress was actually not the first choice when casting his latest directorial effort, The King of Staten Island. Apatow, who is the older sister to Iris Apatow (This Is 40, Knocked Up), has never had an older sibling but credits the dynamic between her and Davidson as an easy-going one thanks to her experience with little sister, Iris. His mother is of Irish heritage and he has a younger sister named Casey. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/12/movies/king-of-staten-island-clip.html The King of Staten Island is now available to own on digital and Blu-ray/DVD. But despite her newfound independence, Apatow answered the call when her father needed someone to play Pete Davidson’s younger sister in the new dramedy The King of Staten Island. Saturday Night Live’s Pete Davidson wrote and stars in this semi-autobiographical comedy-drama about his life prior to joining the late-night show. Scott has been a case of arrested development since his firefighter dad died. “Do you ever think about putting on the jacket?” Ray asks Scott. Pete Davidson’s personal life always overshadowed his career. He knows he has mental health issues but doesn’t seem to want to do anything about it. ", Those words, spoken by “Saturday Night Live” star Pete Davidson’s sister, Casey, are the best way to describe his new movie, “The King of Staten Island.”. The production filmed at Ralph’s Famous Ices, Denino’s Pizzeria & Tavern, Rosebank Pizza, the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George and at a home on Lake Avenue in Mariners Harbor. Entertainment Tonight/TV Guide Network. But that shield of fiction is pushed aside in this movie, in which Davidson (a co-writer and producer on the film) lays bare many of his personal struggles for our entertainment and edification, from losing his firefighter father when he was only 7 years old to living with Crohn’s disease. I think that was Pete’s happiest day on the set. So, hopefully, I did her proud.". I just need to let you do your thing.' Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement, Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement, and Your California Privacy Rights (each updated 1/1/20). The comedy mega-producer Judd Apatow returned with the recent VOD release of his sixth movie as a director with The King of Staten Island.The movie stars Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson as a young man living an aimless life on Staten Island who struggles with his mother dating a new man.. RELATED: 10 Funniest Judd Apatow Comedies, According To IMDb “The King of Staten Island," a Universal Pictures release, is available through on-demand services, including Verizon Fios, Xfinity, Spectrum and RedBox. "He's definitely very close with my dad, but he's been super — I love Pete. It’s very meaningful to Pete that his grandfather is in the movie. In this image released by Universal Pictures, Alexis Rae Forlenza, from left, Pete Davidson and Luke David Blumm appear in a scene from "The King of Staten Island," directed by Judd Apatow. Before Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande started dating in May 2018 then got engaged nearly days later, Davidson was in a two-and-a-half year relationship with Larry David's daughter, Cazzie. I think we made her proud. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. It's a scene-stealing performance Apatow tells PopCulture.com in our series, PopCulture @ Home was one rooted in the strength of the screenplay, written by her father, Davidson and Dave Sirus. © 2020 Advance Local Media LLC. The highlight of Jason Bateman’s Saturday Night Live was his Santa sketch featuring Pete Davidson and surprise guest Eminem, 48. À l'automne 2017, il révèle qu'il est atteint d'un trouble de la personnalité borderline4. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. En juin 2018, il se fiance avec la chanteuse Ariana Grande après seulement quelques semaines de relation. "I didn't want [Casey] to think I was doing an impression of her," Apatow said. Pete Davidson opens up (almost) in The King of Staten Island Maude Apatow Opens up About Playing Pete Davidson's Sister in 'The King of Staten Island' (Exclusive) Though Maude Apatow has starred in a number of her father Judd Apatow 's movies since the age of 7, the now 22-year-old actress was actually not the first choice when casting his latest directorial effort, The King of Staten Island. Scott Carlin, a fictionalised version of Davidson, is a 24-year-old high school dropout, who … Both were raised as Catholics. And there is no miraculous revelation that fixes him completely, just a few little ones. - August 25, 2020 12:00 pm EDT. For more on Maude Apatow, your favorite stars, and all the movie news you need to know, keep it locked to PopCulture.com for the latest! Casey Davidson Instagram Casey Davidson is a college student and the sister of comedian Pete Davidson. (Mary Cybulski/Universal Pictures via AP) APAP. It’s no small feat considering Davidson’s character, Scott, is one of the most unlikable Apatow leads -- at least at first. "[She's] a very strong female character," Apatow said of the semi-autobiographical film based on Davidson's own life. Casey for sure has her brother's humor, since she captioned the pic with, "idk who this is, but it was my mom's Mother's Day present from Pete." He spends his days smoking weed and dreaming of being a tattoo artist until events force him to grapple with his grief and take his first steps forward in life. What is so refreshing about the film is that there isn’t some big Hollywood arc to it. Pete in other movies & tv shows playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLR5HlNJKTYyZBU-haukNPz2oSBYkaCY9Z If King of Staten Island doesn’t cement Pete Davidson as a movie star, at the very least it proves he makes a fine Pete Davidson. strength of the screenplay, written by her father, somewhat fictionalized depiction in the film, Maude Apatow Opens up About Playing Pete Davidson's Sister in 'The King of Staten Island' (Exclusive), HBO Max Coming to Roku Tomorrow After Months of Negotiations, Everything Leaving Netflix in January 2021, Everything Coming to Netflix in January 2021, Sofia Vergara Working on Female-Led 'Zorro' Reboot, HBO Max Still Isn't on Roku, But It's Now Available on 2 New Devices, Will Ferrell and Zooey Deschanel Reunite and Sing Their 'Elf' Duet, Jon Hamm Offers 'Fletch' Update, Says Reboot Should Start Production Soon. When Ray takes him out to a baseball game with his fellow firefighters, Scott decides to rant to the guys (among them an excellent Steve Buscemi) about why people in their profession shouldn’t have families. She’s emboldened by her new boyfriend Ray (Bill Burr). I don’t want you guys to die; I want them to.”. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- “We’ll never understand Pete, but this will definitely, like, help." And he doesn’t even really seem to care about his pie-in-the-sky career choice of tattoo artist (his lack of skills in that department provides a particularly funny through line). “I feel like we got to a place where we could finally let go a little bit.”. ), "I like being here,” Davidson said after performing last year at the St. George Theatre. 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