‘Late Night’ Starring Emma Thompson, Mindy Kaling Set for Early Access Screenings

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Get ready to make May 29 a “Late Night” out.
The upcoming comedy starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling opens June 7, but you don’t have to wait till then to catch it in theaters. The film is set for early access screenings on May 29 at select theaters. Tickets for the screening are now available online. As an extra treat, Kaling is having a livestream Q&A following the screenings.
“Late Night” is directed by Nisha Ganatra from a script written by Kaling. The film centers on a legendary talk show host named Katherine Newbury (Thompson) and a female writer she hires, Molly (Kaling). Although Katherine brought Molly on board as a token “diversity hire,” she finds that the younger woman helps revitalize her show as she worries about being replaced.
Watch the trailer below.

“Late Night” officially opens June 7, but if there’s an early access screening near you, you can catch it on May 29.

Late NightRJune 7th, 201970metacriticBased on 12 Critics

A late-night talk show host's world is turned upside down when she hires her first and only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision brings about unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women who are separated by culture and generation become united by their love of a biting punchline. Read More

Watch at Hopkins Center for the ArtsFri, May 24, 20197:00pmGet More Showtimes
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