SXSW Film: The Big Sick

Nanjiani was already known to SXSW Film audiences for his role in Silicon Valley which world premiered at SXSW in 2014. He returned in 2017 with The Big Sick, a semi-autobiographical romantic comedy co-written with Gordon, his real-life wife. Apatow and Mendel were the film's producers and attended the screening at Austin’s historic Paramount Theatre.

Kumail Nanjiani

Actor/Screenwriter, The Big Sick

Judd Apatow

Producer, The Big Sick

Barry Mendel

Producer, The Big Sick

Emily V. Gordon

Screenwriter, The Big Sick

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