DNA Magazine - - FEATURE -

The trail­ers for an im­por­tant new gay movie, Boy Erased, have gar­nered hot buzz. Based on Gar­rard Con­ley’s mem­oir, it stars Os­car-win­ning Aussies Ni­cole Kid­man and Rus­sell Crowe as an all-Amer­i­can re­li­gious cou­ple who send their gay son to “con­ver­sion ther­apy”.

Di­rected by Aussie, ac­tor Joel Edger­ton, Troye plays a blond bomb­shell (of course!) named Gary. Troye felt a strong con­nec­tion to the ma­te­rial, and it’s the first act­ing job he’s taken since 2014’s Spud 3: Learn­ing To Fly.

It’s due in cin­e­mas in Novem­ber, which is usu­ally when film com­pa­nies get their po­ten­tial Academy Award win­ners lined-up.

Troye con­trib­uted a haunt­ing bal­lad, Rev­e­la­tion to the soundtrack. He says he, “couldn’t be prouder to be a part of this project”.

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