THE TRAGICALLY HIP TO SCORE AND CONTRIBUTE ORIGINAL SONGS FOR THE FEATURE FILM MEN WITH BROOMS
Canadian recording stars The Tragically Hip will be joining Paul Gross, Leslie Nielsen, Molly Parker and the all-star Canadian cast of the comedy Men with Brooms as the music composers. The Tragically Hip will be scoring the film as well as contributing original songs. Recently The Hip made a cameo appearance as a curling team from Kingston, Ont. competing against Chris Cutter’s (Paul Gross) team for the fictitious Golden Broom in the film.
Directed by Paul Gross, produced by Robert Lantos and written by Paul Gross and John Krizanc, Men with Brooms is an outrageously Canadian romance of ice and stone. Four old friends dust off their neglected brooms and sweep the past behind them on the road to realizing their late coach’s dream of the big curling trophy Starring Paul Gross, Molly Parker (Center of the World, Kissed), James Allodi (Top of The Food Chain, TV’s The Associates), Kari Matchett (TV’s Nero Wolf, Power Play), Michelle Nolden (the upcoming Century Hotel, TV’s Foreign Objects), Peter Outerbridge (Chasing Cain, Kissed), Jed Rees (Lake Placid, TV’s The Chris Isaak Show), Polly Shannon (TV’s The Sheldon Kennedy Story) and the legendary Leslie Nielsen, Men with Brooms is an Alliance Atlantis and Serendipity Point Films presentation, in association with Whizbang Films. Alliance Atlantis owns worldwide rights with Serendipity Point Films handling U.S. sales.