Indian American actor Ravi Patel to star in Lionsgate’s comedy ‘Flarsky’

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Patel has acted and directed an autobiographical documentary named ‘Meet the Patels’ along with his sister

Ravi Patel (Photos courtesy of www.thisbarsaveslives.com)

Indian American actor Ravi Patel has joined the Lionsgate comedy ‘Flarsky’ starring Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron.

Patel, who has a persisting role in the CBS upcoming series By the Book, has revealed that he is going to star in the Seth Rogen – Charlize Theron comedy, Flarsky, and reports say that it will be released on Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment label on February.8, 2019.

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The movie is being directed by Jonathan Levine, who has directed ‘Snatched.’ The script of the movie is penned by Dan Sterling.

The film is about Fred Flarsky, played by Seth Rogen, an unemployed journalist who has been abused by his own misfortune and who works hard to follow his childhood crush and babysitter. Flarsky’s crush now happens to be one of the most powerful and unattainable women on the planet. The role is being played by Charlize Theron. Patel is playing the role of a staff to Theron’s character in this film.

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Seth Rogen’s Point Grey Pictures, Evan Goldberg, and James Weaver are together producing the film with Theron’s and Delilah Productions, Beth Kono and A.J. Dix.

Patel has acted and directed an autobiographical documentary named ‘Meet the Patels’ along with his sister, which has won the audience award at the 2014 Los Angeles Film Festival.  He has also done some guest roles on shows such as Netflix’s ‘Master of None’, ABC’s ‘American Housewife’ and TBS’ ‘Wrecked’. His most notable shows are Transformers, The Comedians, and Scrubs.