Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
- 86 min
- Directed by: Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone
- Cast: Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone, Sarah Silverman, Tim Meadows, Imogen Poots, Joan Cusack, Maya Rudolph
- UK release: 26 August 2016
Mockumentary about Conner (Samberg), ex-member of boy band The Style Boyz, whose attempt to get his solo career underway starts to falter. The songs are good and Samberg cleverly evokes Justin Bieber's heartfelt banality, but it relies too much on celebrity cameos rather than incisive bite.
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Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping22 Aug 2016
Despite the efforts of its talented writing team, this airy spoof set in the the world of pop falls disappointingly flat
Saturday Night Live star Andy Samberg's Lonely Island comedy trio (Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone) has produced many brilliant parodies of popular music, but sustaining a full-length feature proves too much for Popstar: Never Stop Never…
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (trailer)
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