Two Seth Rogens are better than one.
On Friday, the first trailer dropped for the new HBO Max comedy “An American Pickle”.
The film stars Rogen as a Jewish immigrant to the U.S. in 1919 who goes to work at a pickle factory and accidentally falls into one of the brining vats.
A classic tale of a guy falling in a pickle vat, getting brined, and waking up 100 years later in modern New York. Here’s the trailer for An American Pickle. pic.twitter.com/zGhZ6L9Olq
— Seth Rogen (@Sethrogen) July 3, 2020
Amazingly, the brine perfectly preserves him until he wakes up 100 years later to discover a very different world.
He soon finds a living relative, also played by Rogen, who shows him the ways of modern life while getting in touch with his own family history.
Directed by Brandon Trost, the film also stars Sarah Snook, Kalen Allen and more.
“An American Pickle” will beginning streaming on HBO Max on Aug. 6.