Ryan Murphy to bring gay play The Boys in the Band to Netflix


This is the second Broadway production from this season that Murphy plans to adapt. He also revealed that he will be serving as a producer on the film along with David Stone and Ned Martel. The film is scheduled to release in 2020. He is also filming a version of the musical The Prom for Netflix. The incomparable Joe Mantello, who directed the Broadway revival, will direct the film adaptation,” Murphy wrote in a lengthy post on Instagram. Advertising

The Boys in the Band is Mart Crowley’s landmark play about gay New Yorkers in the pre-Stonewall era. THIS summer, The Boys In the Band will be filming a Netflix movie event. Advertising

Murphy, who shared the news on his verified Instagram account, said that stars Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, Matt Bomer, Charlie Carver, Robin de Jesus, Tuc Watkins, Michael Benjamin Washington and Brian Hutchison will all return for the film adaptation. 0
Comment(s) “Last summer, THE BOYS IN THE BAND were on Broadway, breaking house records at The Booth.