The upcoming Netflix Original movie kicks off the new year with a family adventure dog away. With Rob Lowe and Johnny Berchtold as a broken father and son who are forced to hike the Appalachian Trails to find their beloved lost dog, Gonker, we could be in for a real tearjerker here. Coming to Netflix in January 2023, we have everything else you need to know about dog awayincluding plot, cast, trailer and Netflix release date.
Netflix dog away is led by Stefan Herekwho has worked on projects like Bill & Ted’s excellent adventure, 101 Dalmatians, and The Mighty Ducks. The screenplay for the picture was written by the Emmy nominee Nick Santora whose rich credits include The Sopranos, Prison Break, Scorpion, Most Dangerous Game, and more.
dog away is produced by both Lowe himself and Santora, who also produces for Blackjack Films Inc. Here’s everything else we know about Netflix dog away:
What is the Netflix release date for dog away?
Thanks to promotional material released by Netflix, we can now confirm that dog away comes up to Netflix Friday January 13, 2023.
Netflix also released a trailer for the feature film.
What is the plot of dog away?
Netflix dog away is based on a true story of a father and son who mend their broken relationship during a forced hike up the Appalachian Trail to find their beloved lost dog named Gonker. This heartwarming story garnered worldwide attention as people from all walks of life joined in the search for the sick mutt who had just days to live without his monthly medication.
Gonker had Addison’s disease, an adrenal insufficiency that required monthly injections. That meant the family had 23 days to find their pet or it could go into a coma. The family began a frantic search, with Fielding, the owner, and his father combing the trails while his mother, Virginia, set up a command center at home.
The story was detailed by Pauls Toutonghi, Marshall’s brother-in-law, in a book entitled ” Dog Gone: The Extraordinary Journey of a Lost Pet and the Family Who Brought Him Home.
Who is thrown in dog away?
The Marshall family on Netflix dog away is portrayed by Rob Lowe (Netflix’s Wilderness Vacation, Wayne’s World, St. Elmos’s Fire), Johnny Berchtold (The Look-See, Life as a Mermaid), and Kimberly Williams Paisley (Nashville, according to Jim, father of the bride) as father, son or mother.
Other confirmed actors in Dog Gone include; Nick Peine (AP Bio), Susan Gallagher (Cobra Kai), Soji Arai (pachinko), Annabella Didion (Outer Banks), Al Mitchell (Mercy only), Michael H Cole (The 5th Wave), Laketa Booker (Coming 2 America), Bernstein Ervin (Death Silence), Rachel Thompson (first kill)
When and where was Dog Gone filmed?
Thanks to Production Weekly issue 1259, we already knew that production on Dog Gone was scheduled to begin in late August 2021. After a brief pre-production, filming for the film began on September 8, 2021 and ran for over four months before ending on January 28, 2022.
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