Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to “Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond,” a documentary which offers a behind-the-scenes look at how Jim Carrey adopted the persona of comedian Andy Kaufman on the set of “Man on the Moon.”The VICE Documentary Films production premiered at the 2017 Venice Film Festival. Using 100 hours of footage shot on the set of “Man on the Moon,” director Chris Smith chronicles Carrey’s transformation into Kaufman for four months.Spike Jonze and VICE Films’ Danny Gabai and Brendan Fitzgerald produced the film.Also Read: Angelina Jolie's Netflix Movie 'First They Killed My Father' to Get Theatrical ReleaseIn 1999, Milos Forman cast Carrey to play cult comedian Kaufman in his biopic, “Man on the Moon.
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