Bad education poster and photos: some people learn the hard way
HBO has the new poster and photos for Cory Finley's upcoming comedy and drama film Bad Education, starring Golden Globe winner Hugh Jackman (The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables) and Oscar winner Allison Janney (I , Tonya). You can check out the poster and photos in the gallery below and watch the premiere on Saturday, April 25th!
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Inspired by real events, Bad Education follows Frank Tassone and Pam Gluckin, who reign in a popular school district on Long Island, on the edge of the country's first place, stimulating record college admissions and high property values. However, things fall apart for Frank, when a student reporter starts discovering embezzlement in the Roslyn School District on Long Island after the assistant superintendent makes a crucial mistake that suggests corruption that spans more than a decade. Because of the revelation of the embezzlement scheme that threatens to destroy everything they have built, Frank is forced to maintain order and secrecy – by whatever means necessary.
The film stars Hugh Jackman (The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables) as Frank Tassone, Allison Janney (I, Tonya) as Pam Gluckin, Ray Romano (The Big Sick, The Irishman) as Bob Spicer, Geraldine Viswanathan (Blockers) as Rachel Bhargava and Alex Wolff (Hereditary) as Nick Fleischman.
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Bad Education is directed by Cory Finley (Thoroughbreds) from a script written by Mike Makowsky (I think we're alone now), who grew up in Roslyn, Long Island during the scandal and was inspired by the New York Magazine article “The Bad Superintendent ”From Robert Kolker. It is produced by Automatik and Sight Unseen. Fred Berger, Eddie Vaisman, Julia Lebedev, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Oren Moverman and Mike Makowsky serve as producers. Executive producers include Leonid Lebedev and Caroline Jaczko.