Jo Koy’s “Easter Sunday” (Universal Pictures) In Theaters August 5
EASTER SUNDAY, stars Jo Koy, Tia Carerre, Tiffany Haddish and Eva Noblezada! The film will be in theaters August 5. The movie is set in Daly City and is described as a love letter and celebration of the Filipino-American culture. It shows the chaos Jo Koy goes through while visiting his family for Easter Sunday in Daly City. In the trailer, Tiffany Haddish plays a local police officer who claims to be an ex of Jo.
“This is the big screen, the silver screen. My name is on it. There are billboards everywhere,” Jo Koy said in an interview with NBC Bay Area. “It’s overwhelming. I’m pinching myself. It took a long time,” he said. “I started in ’89 – there were times when I was like this is never going to happen, but I wasn’t going to quit.”
“Easter Sunday” was produced by Steven Spielberg and is distributed by Universal Pictures.