Prime Videos Uncle Frank starring Paul Bettany gets its first teaser trailer.
In 1973, 18-year-old Beth Bledsoe leaves her rural Southern hometown to study at New York University where her beloved Uncle Frank is a revered literature professor. She soon discovers that Frank is gay, and living with his longtime partner Walid “Wally” Nadeem — an arrangement that he has kept secret for years. After the sudden death of Frank’s father — Beth’s grandfather — Frank is forced to reluctantly return home to Creekville, South Carolina for the funeral with Beth in tow, and to finally face a long-buried trauma that he has spent his entire adult life running away from.
Directed by Alan Ball, the film also stars Sophia Lillis, Judy Greer, Peter Macdissi, Hannah Black and Rochelle Aycoth.
Uncle Frank lands on Prime Video in November, 2020.
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