Warner Bros. Pictures released a first-look trailer for the DC Adaptation of “The Kitchen,” a mob drama set to hit theaters on August 9th. Andrea Berloff wrote and directed “The Kitchen” for the studio, Berloff was nominated for Best Original Screenplay for “Straight Outta Compton” in 2016. Berloff’s screenplay for “The Kitchen” is based on the comic book series created for DC Vertigo by Ollie Masters and Ming Doyle.
Michael De Luca (“Captain Phillips,” “Moneyball,” “The Social Network”) and Marcus Viscidi (“Rampage”) produced the film, with Richard Brener, Michael Disco, Dave Neustadter, Aaron L. Gilbert, Jason Cloth, Elishia Holmes, and Adam Schlagman serving as executive producers.
“The Kitchen” stars Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy (“Can You Ever Forgive Me?” “Bridesmaids”), Tiffany Haddish (“Girls Trip”), and Elisabeth Moss (“The Handmaid’s Tale”) as three 1978 Hell’s Kitchen housewives whose mobster husbands are sent to prison by the FBI. In the story, the ladies take the Irish mafia’s matters into their own hands.
The film also stars Domhnall Gleeson (“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”), James Badge Dale (“Only the Brave”), and Brian d’Arcy James (“Spotlight”). Also featured in the film are Margo Martindale (TV’s “The Americans”), Oscar winner Common (“Selma,” “Marshall”), and Bill Camp (“Vice”); as well as Jeremy Bobb (“Marshall”), E.J. Bonilla (TV’s “The Long Road Home”), Wayne Duvall (“Prisoners”), Annabella Sciorra (TV’s “Daredevil”), and Myk Watford (HBO’s “True Detective”).
Berloff’s creative team included director of photography Maryse Alberti (“Creed”), production designer Shane Valentino (“Straight Outta Compton”), Oscar-nominated editor Christopher Tellefsen (“Moneyball,” “A Quiet Place”) and costume designer Sarah Edwards (“Ocean’s 8,” Showtime’s “Billions”). The music was composed by Bryce Dessner.
Warner Bros. Pictures will release “The Kitchen” on August 9th.
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