What an unlikely but sweet story!
According to TMZ, Lopez floated about
Well look at this collection of fine looking gentlemen!!
We know the story is based on real events that occurred in the '80s during the HIV/AIDS epidemic—and it looks like some extremely heavy shiz…
"I grew up loving the play and I remember thinking, Why has this movie not been made? It's no longer as angry. It's not agitprop. It's stories about different kinds of love. Larry [Kramer] and the other organizers were true heroes. I have a wonderful life. I'm married, I have a kid, I have freedoms that as a child I never thought I would have. And I don't think I would have those freedoms without those guys. So I was interested in paying them tribute. Thank you for my life."
So touching! So many feelings!!
We cannot wait to see these actors and Mr. Murphy's vision come to life on May 25th.
It's sure to be tear-jerkingly heartfelt—so bring the tissues!
[Image via Vogue]