About the Film:
Q & A with filmmakers Ryan Churchill and Fairport native Nick Greco after the 9/29 show! Gareth Leonard will moderate the conversation. There will also be a Q&A with Greco after the 9/30 encore.
The 60 Yard Line (The 60) is based on a true story and centers around Packer fan Ben “Zagger” Zagowski (Ryan Churchill) and his best friend, Bears fan Polano (Nick Greco), who buy a house in the parking lot of Lambeau Field, legendary home of the Green Bay Packers.
The house, nicknamed The 60 Yard Line, comes in between Zagger and his longtime fiancé, Amy Etzman (Kim Crossman). The film is set in 2009, a pivotal year when Packer great Brett Favre left to play for NFC North rivals, The Minnesota Vikings.
The 60 is written and executive produced by hyphenates Churchill and Greco. The 60 is directed and produced by fellow hyphenate, actor Leif Gantvoort. The film is also being produced by Alex McCullough. The leading cast also includes Jacquelyn Zook, Dana Daurey and director Leif Gantvoort with special appearances by Randall Park (Fresh Off The Boat, The Interview), Chuck Liddell (UFC Hall of Fame Light Heavyweight), Cedric Yarbrough (Reno 911), Mindy Sterling (Austin Powers), and Chelsey Crisp (Fresh Off The Boat).
It features actual Green Bay Packers, John Kuhn, Mark Tauscher, Michael Montgomery, Gary Ellerson and Ahman Green.