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Look back on first week of production for Fat Kid Rules The World!

Wow, it’s been a busy, busy week for Seattle! Let’s look back on their first week of production. The cast had their full table read last week, Jacob Wysocki had an improv comedy show in Washington on Saturday night that Matthew was also going to be on stage for, but he had to fly to




Fat Kid Rules The World with a little Extra help.

Fat Kid Rules The World are looking for extras for scenes set in the school, the town, the punk scene and general background atmosphere! They are filming at various areas in Seattle and Renton from July 5th (TODAY!) until through to August 7th. If you are interested, please contact Avi on the following address –




Fat Kid Is About To Rule The World, starting with Seattle!

We are so excited to report that Matthew’s directorial debut starts filming in Seattle and Renton on July 5th!
Be sure to follow the official Fat Kid Rules The World accounts on Facebookand Twitter for updates!

Jacob Wysocki confirms he’s reprising his Fat Punk short role as Troy, the titular kid himself.

As always we will bring you news and links in this exciting time for Matthew and his cast and crew. Click the post to read quotes from his cast, as well as see Matthew giving a speech as the cast and crew completed a script read through!




Fat Kid Rules The World is being cast

CastingAbout.com from Los Angeles reports on Twitter, that the project has a casting director!

Actor MATTHEW LILLARD will be directing the film FAT KID RULES THE WORLD, based on the book of the same name. Casting by JENNIFER RICCHIAZZI

Jennifer has a steady IMDB resume with fantastic projects ranging from Charlies Angels, Teeth, Pineapple Express and The Illusionist. Having recently completed casting on the drama We Need To Talk About Kevin, she will be finding out who will fill the shoes of Troy and Marcus




Matthew’s ‘sizzle reel’ for FAT PUNK is online!

Matthew’s collection of short scenes from Fat Kid Rules The World, shot as FAT PUNK in Seattle back in January is now online! Starring Jacob Wysocki and Danny Tieger as Troy and Marcus, you can get an idea of how this film would look!