The name Will Forte has become a synonym for comedy. Forte emerged as a prominent actor, writer, and producer in the 2000s with television hits like ‘Saturday Night Live’ and ‘The Last Man On Earth.’ The latter, in which he played the role of a virus epidemic survivor Philip Tandy Miller, earned him three Emmy nominations. Forte’s other major titles include ‘That ’70s Show,’ ‘MacGruber (2010),’ and ‘Nebraska (2013)’. So now you might be wondering what is the next Will Forte movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of upcoming Will Forte films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Will Forte movies would be as good as some of his recent ones.
7. Good Boys (2019)
‘Good Boys’ is an upcoming teen comedy about the misadventures of three sixth graders. The plot follows 12-year-old Max who is invited for a kissing party. But he has to learn how to kiss before going to the gala event. He, along with his two friends, decides to steal the drone from Max’s father. Their plan is to spy on a teen couple who is kissing nearby with the drone. But the plan goes terribly awry and the drone is missing. Max and his friends are in pursuit of the drone, as they need to replace it before Max’s father returns home. But tension rises when they pick up stolen drugs, alerting the cops. Will Forte plays the role of Max’s dad in the movie. The other cast includes Jacob Tremblay, Brady Noon and Keith L. Williams. ‘Good Boys’ is directed by Gene Stupnitsky from a screenplay he co-wrote with Lee Eisenberg. Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg produce the movie under their Point Grey Pictures banner. ‘Good Boys’ is slated for an August 16, 2019 release.
6. Booksmart (2019)
‘Booksmart’ is an upcoming teen comedy starring Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein in the lead roles. The plot revolves around two high school girls named Amy and Molly (played by Dever and Feldstein), who plan a wild weekend getaway to celebrate their last days in high school. They are eager to break the hardworking, studious and disciplined school girl image before joining college. But nothing goes as they planned and the weekend turns out to be an embarrassing memory for both girls. Will Forte plays the role of Amy’s father in the movie while Lisa Kudrow plays Amy’s mother. The other cast includes Jessica Williams and Jason Sudeikis. The movie is directed by Olivia Wilde from a screenplay by Emily Halpern, Sarah Haskins, Susanna Fogel, and Katie Silberman. Will Ferrell and Adam McKay serve as the executive producers for the film. ‘Booksmart’ is slated for a May 24, 2019 release.
5. Alien News Desk (2019 – )
Syfy’s adult animated comedy series ‘Alien News Desk‘ features Will Forte and Heidi Gardner in the lead roles. The hilarious plot centers on an alien news program presented by alien anchors Drexx Drudlarr (voiced by Will Forte) and Tuva Van Void (voiced by Heidi Gardner). In each episode, they present important Earth news from an alien point of view. ‘Alien News Desk’ is created by Chris Prynoski and Austin Reading.