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Written and directed by Chazelle, who was Oscar nominated for his previos film Whiplash, the film is set in modern day Los Angeles and pays tribute to the golden age of musicals in Hollywood. Emma Stone (Irrational Man) stars as Mia, an aspiring actress who falls for a local jazz musician (Ryan Gosling, The Nice Guys) as the two are pursuing their dreams of being stars. But as they garner the success they crave, their love affair becomes in danger of derailing.
Academy Award Winner J.K. Simmons (Whiplash) co-stars along with Rosemarie DeWitt (Poltergeist), Finn Wittrock (American Horror Story), Sonoya Mizuno (Ex_Machina) and singer/songwriter John Legend.
Debuting next week at this year’s Venice Film Festival, La La Land lands on UK shores on January 13th 2017. You can watch the trailer below!