Astronaut

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  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 2019
  • Running time: 98 min
Angus, a lonely widower, has his long-extinguished dream to become an astronaut reignited when a national competition is announced. The prize? One ticket for a trip to space! Way over the age-limit, Angus alters his birthdate so he can enter the competition. read more
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Angus, a lonely widower, has his long-extinguished dream to become an astronaut reignited when a national competition is announced. The prize? One ticket for a trip to space! Way over the age-limit, Angus alters his birthdate so he can enter the competition. Against all odds, but with help coming from his dysfunctional family, he must battle against preconceptions, ill health and time, to win the ticket and take the trip of his dreams.

Original Release

10/01/2019

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Cast

Richard Dreyfuss Angus / Angus Stewart
Lyriq Bent Jim / Jim Williams
Colm Feore Marcus / Marcus Brown
Krista Bridges Molly / Molly Williams
Art Hindle Joe
Richie Lawrence Barney / Barney Williams
Graham Greene Len
Jennifer Phipps Alice
Joan Gregson Frannie
Mimi Kuzyk Liz
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Shelagh McLeod

Writers

Shelagh McLeod, Carolyn Saunders, Maureen Dorey

Cast

Richard Dreyfuss Angus / Angus Stewart
Lyriq Bent Jim / Jim Williams
Colm Feore Marcus / Marcus Brown
Krista Bridges Molly / Molly Williams
Art Hindle Joe
Richie Lawrence Barney / Barney Williams
Graham Greene Len
Jennifer Phipps Alice
Joan Gregson Frannie
Mimi Kuzyk Liz
Colin Mochrie Interviewer
Paulino Nunes Bill
Karen LeBlanc Elisa
Lori Hallier Ventura Mission Control
Maria Ricossa Journalist
Mike Taylor Born Leader
Judy Marshak Nurse Judy
Alex Hatz Engineer
Rhona Shekter Maggie
Ryan LaPlante Radio Announcer

Producers

Richard Dreyfuss Executive Producer
Lyriq Bent Executive Producer
Andrew Bell Executive Producer
Steve Blair Executive Producer
Bruce Fleming Executive Producer
Jeremy Kessler Executive Producer
Candice McHugh Executive Producer
Berry Meyerowitz Executive Producer
Ian Rodness Executive Producer
Jeff Sackman Executive Producer
Dan Wong Executive Producer
Shelagh McLeod Producer
Jessica Adams Producer
Sean Buckley Producer
Harry Cherniak Producer
Xander Copp Producer
Ryan Reaney Producer
Darcy Smith Producer
Heather Walker Producer

Editors

Tiffany Beaudin

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