‘Birdman’, A Film Starring Michael Keaton About a Washed-Up Superhero Actor Who Tries Taking on a Broadway Play

Birdman is an upcoming black comedy film from Fox Searchlight Pictures and directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu about a washed-up actor (Michael Keaton), famous for his on-screen role as an iconic superhero, who is trying to take on a Broadway play. The film also stars Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, and Naomi Watts. Birdman is currently scheduled to release on October 17th, 2014.

‘Birdman’ tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) as he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself.

Birdman

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