When Emily is beset with a mystery illness, it forces Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry (Holly Hunter and Ray Romano) who he's never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart. THE BIG SICK is directed by Michael Showalter (HELLO MY NAME IS DORIS) and produced by Judd Apatow (TRAINWRECK, THIS IS 40) and Barry Mendel (TRAINWRECK, THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS).
CAST: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Adeel Akhtar, Zenobia Shroff, Anupam Kher and Ray Romano
WRITTEN BY: Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani
DIRECTOR: Michael Showalter
PRODUCERS: Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Ben Browning, Jeremy Kipp Walker