June 25, 2024 4:40 pm

A Simple Favor Director Paul Feig Explains Why He Wanted to Return for Sequel
A Simple Favor Director Paul Feig Explains Why He Wanted to Return for Sequel

A Simple Favor Director Paul Feig Explains Why He Wanted to Return for Sequel

Released in 2018, A Simple Favor was a critical and financial success, but the film has seemed to find a new life this week after hitting Netflix. The film quickly ascended to the top of Netflix’s Top Ten, at first just behind the buzzy Ashley Madison docuseries and now it’s sitting pretty at number one. The timing couldn’t be better since director Paul Feig has just wrapped production on the film’s sequel in Italy, as the first film is seeing a resurgence. This is the first sequel that Feig has made in his career, and now he’s explaining why he was so eager to revisit these characters in a follow-up.

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​As Paul Feig and the cast wrap production on the film’s sequel, A Simple Favor has become the number one film on Netflix. Read More