Ben Stiller Recruits Top Talent For 'The Fake Trailer Project'

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As anyone who’s seen Helen Mirren sink her fangs into Billy Crystal’s neck in When Harry Met Sally 2 or Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd share a passionate hug in Brokeback to the Future knows, there’s a special pleasure to be found in fake trailers. Now Ben Stiller, who helped popularize the form with the faux previews for The Fatties, Satan’s Alley, and Scorcher 6 at the beginning of his 2008 comedy Tropic Thunder, is recruiting Hollywood’s top talent to create a web series of at least a dozen fake trailers.

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