UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Get ready for the hysterical prank-filled adventure in the all-new family comedy, Bigger Fatter Liar, available on DVD, Digital HD and On Demand on April 18, 2017 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The feature film takes viewers on a fun new ride of non-stop laughs as a teenage habitual liar leaves suburbia to prove a sleazy executive stole his idea for a video game. The film stars Ricky Garcia ("Girl Meets World", "Best Friends Forever"), Jodelle Ferland ("Dark Matter", The Unbroken) and Barry Bostwick ("Inside the Extras Studio", The Rocky Horror Picture Show). Bigger Fatter Liar comes with exclusive bonus features that uncover behind-the-scenes footage and reveal how filmmakers enhanced the story to fit in to today's digital age; just in time to celebrate the 15th anniversary of 2002's Big Fat Liar.
Kevin Shepherd (Garcia) has gotten away with lying his entire life, but when scheming producer Larry Wolf (Bostwick) steals Kevin's idea for a hot new video game, the tables get turned. Kevin realizes he's met his match, a Bigger Fatter Liar, when Wolf refuses to admit the truth. Kevin declares, "GAME ON," as he and his best friend Becca (Ferland) stop at nothing to get Wolf to tell the truth, plotting a series of devious pranks to set the record straight. Get ready for crazy hijinks and big laughs in this hilarious comedy!
DVD AND DIGITAL HD's exclusive BONUS FEATURES:
- The Making of Bigger Fatter Liar –Filmmakers and cast discuss how much fun they had during production and how director Ron Oliver runs a unique set.
- Bigger Fatter Liar: The Players – We examine the friendship between Kevin and Becca at the center of Bigger Fatter Liar
Cast: Ricky Garcia, Jodelle Ferland, Fiona Vroom, Kevin O'Grady, Karen Holness and Barry Bostwick
Directed By: Ron Oliver
Written By: David H. Steinberg
Produced By: Mike Elliott
Producers: Justin Bursch. Greg Holstein
Executive Produced By: Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins
Director of Photography: Thomas M. Harting, CSC
Edited By: Tony Dean Smith
Music By: Peter Allen
Casting By: Jan Glaser, CSA, Tiffany Mak, CSA
Production Designer: Paul McCulloch
TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD:
Street Date: April 18, 2017
Copyright: 2017 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Selection Number: 63183220/63183226 (CDN)
Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen 1.78:1
Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, French
Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1
Run Time: 1 hour, 35 minutes
About Universal 1440 Entertainment, LLC:
The Universal 1440 Entertainment banner develops and produces live-action and animated non-theatrical productions directly for distribution in all media worldwide. Since its formation in 2005, the group has assembled an exceptional roster of animated family fare, including the Daytime Emmy®-winning Curious George television series for PBS KIDS and Hulu; as well as the latest installment of the beloved The Land Before Time series, The Land Before Time: Tale of the Brave. The group also has successfully built upon some of Universal's highly celebrated live-action, comedy and drama franchises, Death Race, Jarhead, American Pie, Honey, Bring It On and Tremors. Projects currenty readying for release include the latest in the terrifying suspense saga Cult of Chucky.
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