Donovan (2017)

| Drama | 2017 (USA)
A recently divorced creative-advertising director tries to be a good father to his young son while being consumed by his own bipolar disorder.


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Credited cast:
Jason Bee ...
Donovan Drake
Dr. Jonas Cray
Grayson Bee ...
Evan Drake
Natalie Ginoble ...
Gavin Bee ...
Donovan (Age 12)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Blonde at Bar
Bar Patron
Police Officer
Donovan's Father


Donovan Drake constantly wavers between a brilliant mania and crippling despair. Recently divorced and despite limited visitation, he strives to be a good father to his young son while keeping up with new responsibilities at work due to an exciting promotion. But when the advice of his psychiatrist is met with blatant opposition by his new girlfriend, Donovan quits his treatment and decides to beat his condition on his own terms. Written by Jason Bee

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Did You Know?


To further explore the character of Donovan Drake, Jason Bee started a YouTube channel called "Donovan Drake's: My Blank Slate," where he would vlog as Donovan about his life events months before the film takes place. There were 26 episodes and the final post is the teaser to the film. See more »


Evan Drake: [First on-screen words] Hi Dad.
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Features The Photon Effect (2010) See more »


Written by Tyler O. & Peter Lobo
Performed by Ghost Ovell
Courtesy Tyler O. & Peter Lobo
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