Wilbur: The King in the Ring

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19 May
20 May

Venue Location

5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington

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Running Time: 90 minutes

Venue Location

5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington

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New Zealand | 2017 | 90 min | English | J. Ollie Lucks, Julia Panell

Wilbur: The King in the Ring is a comedic documentary, which wrestles with the worldwide obesity plight.  Wilbur McDougall, a former pro-wrestler, agrees to let his best friend J. Ollie Lucks make a documentary about his gastric sleeve surgery and subsequent transformation. But in order to stay literally half the man he was, Wilbur will be forced to maintain a healthier lifestyle while Ollie’s altruistic intentions verge on exploitative. 

World Premiere

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