Paramount Pictures has unveiled a clip from Top Five, the upcoming comedy starring, written and directed by Chris Rock. The film sees Rock play a comedian-turned-film star who meets a journalist (Rosario Dawson) that forces him to confront his career and life choices. Early reviews are downright solid for this film, as you’ll see in the excerpts scattered throughout the video.
Top Five‘s all-star cast includes Gabrielle Union, Cedric the Entertainer, Kevin Hart, Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Sandler and Whoopi Goldberg.
The clip features Rock and Tracy Morgan amusingly discussing their top five rappers. Rosario Dawson appears too. In case you haven’t already, be sure to check out the film’s trailer HERE.
Official synopsis for Top Five:
Written, directed by, and starring Chris Rock, Top Five tells the story of New York City comedian-turned-film star Andre Allen, whose unexpected encounter with a journalist forces him to confront both the career that made him famous and the life he left behind. Starring Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Smoove, Gabrielle Union, Tracy Morgan, Cedric the Entertainer, Kevin Hart, Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Sandler, Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd, Jay Pharoah, Anders Holm and Michael Che. And featuring music by Questlove.
ETA: USA – 12 December, 2014. UK – 23 January, 2015. AUS – 19 January, 2015.