Rachel Dratch Joins Adam Sandler And Chris Rock Film ‘The Week Of’ | Film News
Saturday Night Live alum Rachel Dratch has joined the cast of Netflix film The Week Of starring Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, and Steve Buscemi.
The film is set the week leading up to a wedding in which Sandler’s daughter is marrying Rock’s son. Dratch will play Sandler’s wife.
Robert Smigel is directing, whilst the script is being penned by Sandler and Smigel. The Week Of is produced by Happy Madison Productions with Sandler and Allen Covert serving as producers, and Barry Bernardi and Tim Herlihy as executive producers.
The film will premiere globally on Netflix in 2018, making it the fourth movie in Sandler’s pact with Netflix (following The Ridiculous 6, The Do-Over, and most recently, Sandy Wexler).
Production is taking place in Long Island, N.Y., over the summer.
Dratch most recently appeared in the ABC comedy Imaginary Mary with Jenna Elfman. Her latest film credits include Tracktown and Universal’s Sisters opposite fellow SNL veterans Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.