Cookies notification

This website uses cookies to provide you with a better experience

You can adjust your cookie settings at any time at the bottom of each page. If you do not adjust your settings, you are consenting to us issuing all cookies to you

This notification will be automatically dismissed in , dismiss this countdown.

The heartwarming true story behind rom-com The Big Sick delivers major feels


"Every great love starts with a great story..." So begins weepy favourite The Notebook, but in the case of smash hit new rom-com The Big Sick, it's actually true.

Produced by comedy institution Judd Apatow it's the sensitive and funny story of Pakistani stand-up comic Kumail (Kumail Nanjiani) and his relationship with white American girl Emily (Zoe Kazan).

Did you know that the movie is in fact based on Nanjiani's own relationship with screenwriter wife Emily V. Gordon? Get the lowdown in this behind the scenes look at the movie, which has already proved an enormous hit Stateside.

Click here to book your tickets for The Big Sick, opening on 28th July.