‘Reunion’ Interview: Lil Rel Howery on His Latest Project

Lil Rel Howery (Reunion Pacific Entertainment Inc.)

Moviefone recently sat down with Lil Rel Howery to discuss his latest project, ‘Reunion’, a mystery comedy that combines humor and suspense.

Howery shared his initial reaction to the screenplay, citing his love for murder mysteries and his desire to make a hilarious whodunit. He drew inspiration from classic mystery comedies like ‘Clue’ and ‘Knives Out’, aiming to create a unique blend of humor and intrigue.

Lil Rel Howery on His Latest Project (Reunion Pacific Entertainment Inc.)

Working with the ensemble cast, including Nina Dobrev and Billy Magnussen, was a highlight for Howery. He praised the cast’s chemistry and the writers’ ability to craft distinct character arcs, making it challenging to guess who the killer is.

Howery’s character, Ray, is a high school friend who becomes an amateur detective, driven by his excitement to solve the mystery. He channels his inner detective, drawing inspiration from TV shows and movies.

The film explores the themes of friendship, identity, and nostalgia, as the characters reunite and confront their past. Howery’s character, Ray, wears his favorite high school outfit to the reunion, symbolizing his desire to relive the past. When asked about his own favorite outfit, Howery shared his experience of dressing up for the Oscars, inspired by 1970s fashion.

‘Reunion’ promises to be a thrilling ride, full of twists and turns, as the characters race to uncover the killer’s identity. With its talented cast, witty dialogue, and clever plot, this movie is sure to keep audiences engaged and guessing until the very end.