(CBS SF) – Based on the Tony Award-winning musical, “Jersey Boys,” director Clint Eastwood brings the Broadway hit to the big screen. Warner Bros. Pictures has released the first movie preview of the film.
“Jersey Boys” tells the story of the rise and fall and rise again of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Best known their heart-warming story, coupled with the iconic music of the Four Seasons, “Jersey Boys” took home several Tony Awards including Best Musical. Songs include “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Sherry”, “December 1963 (Oh, What A Night)”, “My Eyes Adored You”, “Stay”, “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You”, “Working My Way Back to You” and “Rag Doll”, among others.
Starring in the film, John Lloyd Young reprises his Tony Award-winning portrayal of the legendary lead singer, Frankie Valli. Erich Bergen stars as Bob Gaudio, who wrote or co-wrote all of the group’s biggest hits. Michael Lomenda and Vincent Piazza star respectively as Nick Massi and Tommy DeVito, two original members of the group. Oscar® winner Christopher Walken (The Deer Hunter) stars as mobster Gyp DeCarlo. (Source: Warner Bros.)
Clint Eastwood’s “Jersey Boys” release in theaters June 20, 2014.