Charlie suffers from cataplexy, a symptom of narcolepsy that causes sudden bouts of paralysis whenever he experiences strong emotions - in particular, joy. He develops a variety of techniques to deny himself too much pleasure and happiness, but they're put to the ultimate test when he falls in love.

  • Aug 9, 2019
  • Comedy

Cast & Crew

  • Martin Freeman

    Martin FreemanActor

    Martin Freeman is an English actor, known for portraying Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit film trilogy, Tim Canterbury in the original UK version of sitcom mockumentary The Office (2001), Dr. John Watson in the British crime drama Sherlock (2010) and Lester Nygaard in the dark comedy-crime drama TV series Fargo (2014). His other notable film roles include the romantic comedy Love Actually (2003) and the comic science fiction film The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005).
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  • Morena Baccarin

    Morena BaccarinActor

    Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta and journalist Fernando Baccarin. Her uncle was actor Ivan Setta. Morena has Italian and Brazilian Portuguese ancestry. She moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia High School of Music and Performing Arts and then the Juilliard School. Staying in New York she, worked in the theater - notably in the Central Park production of Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull" where she was also Natalie Portman's understudy - and appeared in several movies. After making Roger Dodger (2002) she moved to Los Angeles where she came to the attention of Joss Whedon who cast her in his short-lived cult sci-fi show Firefly (2002). Since then she has rarely been off our TV screens.
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  • Jake Lacy

    Jake LacyActor

    Jake Lacy was born in Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor, known for Carol (2015), Miss Sloane (2016) and Rampage (2018). He has been married to Lauren Deleo since August 22, 2015.
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  • MELISSA RAUCH

    MELISSA RAUCHActor

  • ADAM SHAPIRO

    ADAM SHAPIROActor

    Adam Shapiro is an actor and director, known for Steve Jobs (2015), Now You See Me (2013) and Sense8 (2015). He has been married to Katie Lowes since June 23, 2012. They have one child.
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