Easter Sunday | $SYNOPSIS

Home is where the crazy is.

Poster for Easter Sunday

Stand-up comedy sensation Jo Koy (Jo Koy: In His Elements, Jo Koy: Comin’ in Hot) stars as a man returning home for an Easter celebration with his riotous, bickering, eating, drinking, laughing, loving family, in this love letter to his Filipino-American community. Easter Sunday features an all-star comedic cast that includes Jimmy O. Yang (Silicon Valley series), Tia Carrere (True Lies, Wayne’s World films), Brandon Wardell (Curb Your Enthusiasm series), Tony nominee Eva Noblezada (Broadway’s Hadestown), Lydia Gaston (Broadway’s The King and I), Asif Ali (WandaVision), Rodney To (Parks and Recreation series), Eugene Cordero (The Good Place series), Jay Chandrasekhar (I Love You, Man), Tiffany Haddish (Girls Trip) and Lou Diamond Phillips (Courage Under Fire).

Easter Sunday, from DreamWorks Pictures, is directed by Jay Chandrasekhar (Super Troopers, The Dukes of Hazzard), from a script by Ken Cheng (series Wilfred, Betas). The film is produced by Rideback’s Dan Lin (The Lego Movie franchise, It franchise) and Jonathan Eirich (Aladdin, The Two Popes), and is executive produced by Jo Koy, Jessica Gao, Jimmy O. Yang, Ken Cheng, Joe Meloche, Nick Reynolds and Seth William Meier. The film will be distributed by Universal Pictures domestically. Amblin Partners and Universal will share international distribution rights.

Directed by

Jay Chandrasekhar

Written by

Ken Cheng


Jo Koy
Jimmy O. Yang
Tia Carrere
Brandon Wardell
Eva Noblezada
Lydia Gaston
Asif Ali
Rodney To
Eugene Cordero
Jay Chandrasekhar
Tiffany Haddish
Lou Diamond Phillips

Produced by

Dan Lin
Jonathan Eirich

Executive Producers

Jo Koy
Jessica Gao
Jimmy O. Yang
Ken Cheng
Joe Meloche
Nick Reynolds
Seth William Meier

Poster for Easter Sunday