2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Vice Principals

Friday, March 11
8:45PM - 9:45PM

Alamo Ritz 1
320 E 6th St


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This episodic screening will be followed by an extended 30 minute Q&A with creators and talent.

Created by Danny McBride and Jody Hill, who also created EASTBOUND & DOWN comes VICE PRINCIPALS, a dark comedy series that tells the story of a high school and the two people who almost run it, the vice principals. McBride and Walton Goggins star as the V.P.s who are an in epic power struggle, vying for the top spot: to be school principal. The half-hour series is slated for 18 episodes over two seasons.

Section: Episodic
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2016
Runtime: 60min

Director: Jody Hill, David Gordon Green, Danny McBride

Showrunner: Danny McBride

Executive Producer: Jody Hill, Danny McBride, David Gordon Green, Stephanie Laing, Jonathan Watson

Producer: Brandon James, J. David Brightbill

Screenwriter: Danny McBride, Jody Hill

Cinematographer: Eric Treml, Michael Simmonds

Editor: Jeff Seibenick, Todd Zelin

Production Designer: Richard Wright

Sound Designer: Chris Gebert

Music: Joey Stephens

Additional Credits: Co-Executive Producer: John Carcieri, Co-Producer: Alex Uhlmann

Principal Cast: Danny McBride, Walton Goggins, Kimberly Hébert Gregory, Georgia King, Busy Philipps, Shea Whigham, Sheaun McKinney


Jody Hill, David Gordon Green and Danny McBride all direct episodes of VICE PRINCIPALS. The longtime collaborators met at North Carolina School of the Arts and previously produced HBO’s hit series “Eastbound & Down.”

Distributor: HBO

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Diego Aldana
(212) 512-5496

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