The Three Little Stooges

The Three Little Stooges is an upcoming American action comedy film based on the comedy team The Three Stooges. The film is somewhat of a prequel to the 2012 film The Three Stooges.[1]

The Three Little Stooges
Directed bySean McNamara
Produced byEarl M. Benjamin
Written byHarris Goldberg
Based onThe Three Stooges
StarringGordy De St Jeor
Liam Dow
Luke Clark
Production
company
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$5.8 million

Plot

At the age of 12 to 13, Moe, Larry, and Curly create havoc at a beach wedding, in which ends up with them being sent away to Juvenile Hall. Instead, the Stooges get accidentally sent to a private school for the powerful and rich whose Headmaster is Harriet “Hurricane” Snootley. They befriend a young girl named Izzy. The Stooges and Izzy discover that the school may be in trouble.[1]

Cast

  • Gordy De St Jeor as Moe[1]
  • Liam Dow as Larry[1]
  • Luke Clark as Curly[1]
  • TBA as Izzy
  • TBA as Harriet "Hurricane" Snootley

Production

Development

The film will be directed by Sean McNamara, known for Soul Surfer and Spare Parts. The film was written by Harris Goldberg and executive produced by Earl Benjamin.

Casting

Earl Benjamin, executive producer and CEO of C3 Entertainment, says:[2]

We scoured the countryside to find the right Boys to play little Larry, Moe and Curly. It just wasn’t anybody. Trust me. We auditioned over 2,000 kids to play little Larry, Moe and Curly. And our search was not in vain because of all the work we did and all the Boys we auditioned and the lovely people we met along the way in all these auditions for little Larry, Moe, and Curly, we were so pleased to find just the right boys.

Gordy De St Jeor was cast as Moe,[1] Liam Dow as Larry[1] and Luke Clark as Curly.[1] The principal casting was completed with production starting in the Fall of 2019.[3]

Budget

  • The story development, rights, and screenplay cost over $300,000, the expenses associated with the producers, directors, the cast, travel, and the lodging cost over $2,000,000, the expenses for production, the crew, filming cameras, the set design and construction, as well as lighting, sound, electrical, costumes, make-up, location, and the travel expense cost over $3,000,000, and the post production assembly and editing, music, effects, insurance, legal, accounting, finance costs, and the contingency cost over $500,000.[1] $111,257 were funded.[4]

The additional funding that is required to meet the film's budget will come from loans on MicroVentures.[1]

Filming

Pre-production commenced in October, followed by filming in the following month. Possible filming locations include Louisiana, Georgia, British Columbia, and Toronto.[1]

References

  1. MicroVenture Marketplace, Inc. "MicroVentures | Invest in Three Little Stooges". MicroVentures | Invest in Startups. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  2. "Offering Statement, The Three Little Stooges". Microventures. July 19, 2017. p. 93. Retrieved January 29, 2017.
  3. http://www.c3entertainment.com/our-brands/the-three-little-stooges-movie/
  4. "The Three Little Stooges | Indiegogo Equity Crowdfunding". Indiegogo Equity Crowdfunding. Retrieved 2017-09-12.
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