John Cusack, Illinois' sensational and multi talented actor is hosting a screening of Say Anything at the Riverside Theater!
John Paul Cusack was born in Evanston (Illinois) in 1966 and is an actor, producer and screenwriter. His breakthrough came with 'Say Anything...'; a 1989 romantic comedy/drama film directed by Cameron Crowe and co-starring Ione Skye. It tells the story of the romance between Lloyd Dobler (John Cusack), an average student, and Diane Court (Ione Skye), the valedictorian, immediately after they graduate from high school. Renowned film critic Roger Ebert called the movie “one of the best films of the year” and Entertainment Weekly ranked it as one of the greatest modern movie romances. For his role in the film, John won a Chicago Film Critics Association award for Most Promising Actor. He's received many other accolades including a Canadian Screen Award (for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role), an Independent Spirit Award nomination (for Best Male Lead), 2 Screen Actors Guild award nominations (for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture and Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture), 2 American Comedy Award nominations (for Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture - Leading Role), and 2 Golden Globe Awards (for Best Actor and Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy).
Don't miss your chance to join John Cusack for a screening of 'Say Anything' followed by a LIVE conversation regarding his career and the making of the film! Click the button below to see John Cusack on Saturday, February 3rd!Buy Tickets