The Big Sick Plot
The Big Sick is a romantic comedy which has its heart in the right place. Kumail, the male lead of the movie, is an Uber driver in the city of Chicago and is trying to establish a career in the field of stand-up comedy. He comes from a conservative Pakistani household with strict parents. During one of his stand-up acts, Kumail meets Emily, an American graduate student, and eventually falls in love with her. Kumail has genuine feelings for Emily but he is not sure about their future together due to their differences in culture and religion. The story takes an unexpected turn when Emily is diagnosed with a serious disease and goes to a medically incubated coma. As Emily is hospitalized, Kumail and Emily’s parents come closer to one another. From here starts Kumail’s struggle to save his relationship with Emily, convince his strict parents and also to establish his career in the field of comedy.
The Big Sick - Star Cast:
Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano
The Big Sick - Writer:
Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani
The Big Sick - Production House/Studio: