Tick, Tick…Boom! Movie

Tick, Tick…Boom! movie poster

Who's Involved:

Vanessa Hudgens, Andrew Garfield, Alexandra Shipp, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Bradley Whitford, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Robin de Jesus, Steven Levenson, MJ Rodriguez, Julie Oh, Judith Light, Joshua Henry, Tariq Trotter

Release Date:

Friday, November 19, 2021 (Netflix)

some strong language, some suggestive material and drug references

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

The film follows Jon (Academy Award nominee and Tony Award winner Andrew Garfield), a young theater composer who’s waiting tables at a New York City diner in 1990 while writing what he hopes will be the next great American musical. Days before he’s due to showcase his work in a make-or-break performance, Jon is feeling the pressure from everywhere: from his girlfriend Susan, who dreams of an artistic life beyond New York City; from his friend Michael, who has moved on from his dream to a life of financial security; amidst an artistic community being ravaged by the AIDS epidemic. With the clock ticking, Jon is at a crossroads and faces the question everyone must reckon with: What are we meant to do with the time we have? tick, tick…BOOM!

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Who stars in Tick, Tick…Boom!: Cast List

"My Little Pony: A New Generation" , "The Princess Switch 3"  

"A Dog's Way Home" , "Silk Road"  

"The Boys in the Band" , "Camp"  

"The Eyes of Tammy Faye" , "The Social Network"  


"Hot Air" , "Ms. White Light"  

"Rosaline" , "The Call of the Wild"  

"Saturday Church" , "Adam"  


Who's making Tick, Tick…Boom!: Crew List

A look at the Tick, Tick…Boom! behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Steven Levenson last wrote Fiddler On The Roof.


Steven Levenson


Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Production Company

Imagine Entertainment

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Production: What we know about Tick, Tick…Boom!?

Key Facts

  1. Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his feature directorial debut.
  2. Film adaptation of the stage musical 'Tick, Tick...BOOM!'
  3. Based on the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, who revolutionized theater as the creator of Rent.

Filming Timeline

  1. July 2021: The film was in Completed status.
  2. June 2021: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. November 2019: The film was in Pre-Production status.

Tick, Tick…Boom! Release Date: When is the film coming out?

Tick, Tick…Boom! is coming out in 2021 on Friday, November 19, 2021 (Netflix release). There are 7 other movies coming out on the same date, including Ghostbusters: Afterlife, King Richard and Mothering Sunday.

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