Jorma Taccone Says Lonely Island Is Working On Fyre Festival Spoof: ‘We’re Figuring It All Out Right Now’


Seth Rogen can be on board.

Jorma Taccone has revealed his plans to make a big-screen parody of the Fyre Festival.

Taccone is engaged on the Fyre Festival movie with Seth Rogen and his fellow Lonely Island members Akiza Schaffer and Andy Samberg. The film can be a spoof just like the 2016 music mockumentary Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping.

“I don’t wish to reveal all the main points however we’re figuring it out proper now,” Taccone advised Daily Beast on Friday (Feb. eight). “You’ve seen the docs, proper? It’s loopy. This is one thing that Akiva and Seth cooked up, and we’re figuring all of it out proper now.”

Taccone was notably impressed by Andy King, the Fyre Festival's artistic director, who spawned 1,000,000 memes after admitting within the Netflix documentary that he virtually carried out sexual favors to Bahamian officers with the intention to get a bottled water cargo by customs.

“I used to be like, I might rent that dude for something… Hire that dude!” Taccone. “That man is a champion.”

Taccone additionally revealed he had simply come from L.A., the place he was pitching a brand new TV sequence to streaming networks primarily based on his movie MacGruber. The 2010 "MacGyver" parody starring Will Forte, Kristen Wiig, Val Kilmer, Ryan Phillippe and Maya Rudolph was a field workplace disappointment, however the Lonely Island member stated your complete solid is on board to return for a sequence.

“What’s good is that, if you make one thing that had the heartbreak of not doing so nicely financially…I might really feel horrible if the folks concerned have been embarrassed about it, however Ryan loves that shit, Kristen loves that shit, all of the folks concerned are so psyched," he stated.