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스포일러 경고: Jim Parson의 새로운 로맨틱 영화 뒤에 숨은 가슴 아픈 실화

Jim Parsons stars as Michael Ausiello and Ben Aldridge as Kit Cowan in director Michael Showalter’s SPOILER ALERT

Jim Parsons stars as Michael Ausiello and Ben Aldridge as Kit Cowan in director Michael Showalter’s SPOILER ALERT

왼쪽: Jim Parsons and Ben Aldridge in 스포일러 경고; 오른쪽: The real-life Michael Ausiello and Kit Cowan.
사진: Giovanni Rufino/2022 FOCUS FEATURES, Michael Ausiello/Instagram

짐 파슨스latest movie has a touching true story behind it.

스포일러 경고 is an adaptation of Michael Ausiello’s 2017 회상록 스포일러 경고: The Hero Dies about how the television journalist fell in love with photographer Kit Cowan in the early 2000s. They later married on March 21, 2014, and Cowan died at 43 of a rare form of neuroendocrine cancer on Feb. 5, 2015.

당시, Ausiello wrote in a tribute to Cowan on TVLine (which he founded) 저것 “당신이 상상할 수 있듯이, 내 마음이 부서졌다. But it’s also filled with immeasurable gratitude for the 13-and-a-half years that I was lucky enough to spend with this extraordinarily loving, 재미있는, talented, complicated man.

그 영화에는, ~에서 The Big Sick director Michael Showalter, Parsons plays Ausiello, WHO, after the heartbreaking diagnosis, sets aside relationship issues with Cowan (played by Ben Aldridge) to help him in his final months. Sally Field and Bill Irwin star as Cowan’s parents Marilyn and Robert.

Ausiello, 50, told Today.com about the similarities and differences from their real love story and the one depicted onscreen in 스포일러 경고.

The movie is a version of my life story. It isn’t my life. So that also makes it easier when I was on set every day. I was always aware that we were making a movie. I never felt like I was watching my life unfold again before my eyes,” 그는 말했다, 첨가, “Even though, 예, I knew we were making a movie, there absolutely were times where it took my breath away [~와 함께] how similar it felt the actual experience.

Spoiler Alert True Story: All About Michael Ausiello's Emotional Romance with Kit Cowan

Spoiler Alert True Story: All About Michael Ausiello's Emotional Romance with Kit Cowan

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He also confirmed that the Smurfs memorabilia collection shown in the film are his real-life treasures — and only afraction of the overallhaul.

Ausiello told Today.com that he’s still close with Cowan’s parents: “I do keep in touch with them. I visit. I’m not there nearly as much as I used to be because Kit’s not here. But I love Bob and Marilyn. They’re my familyI adore them and in many ways, I see them as two of the heroes in this story.

그리고, the writer say he’sabsolutely opento finding love again today. 그는 말했다, “Whether I will be lucky enough to find someone that I love as much as Kit, or half as much as I love Kit, I should be so lucky. But my heart is definitely open.

Parsons, 49, 최근에 말한 다양성 that his husband Todd Spiewak encouraged him to option the rights to Ausiello’s memoir and make it into a movie. (The actor/producer and Ausiello were also acquaintances for years as the journalist covered him during his 빅뱅 이론 days.)

My husband watched me read it, which means he watched me sob through it. 그리고 그는 말했다, ‘Do you think it would make a good movie?’ 나는 말했다, ‘I don’t know.And he read it, 그리고 그는 말했다, ‘I think it would,’ ” said Parsons.

He also explained it wasreally thrillingto share a story that issuch a full view of a gay relationship.Said Parsons, “It was such a full view of two people who really love each other, two souls that come together and go on this journey together, the ups and downs of that, the coming apart and coming back together and, ultimately, being able to really get about as clear a view of another human being as you can possibly get.

스포일러 경고 is in select theaters Friday, then everywhere Dec. 9.