Brigsby Bear is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Dave McCary. The film stars Kyle Mooney, Mark Hamill, Greg Kinnear, Matt Walsh, Michaela Watkins, Jorge Lendeborg Jr. and Ryan Simpkins. Mooney and friend Kevin Costello penned the screenplay, which revolves around James Pope (Mooney), a man obsessed with a children’s television program titled Brigsby Bear Adventures. When the series abruptly ends, Pope’s life changes forever as he sets out to finish the storyline himself. To do that, he must learn how to cope with the realities of a new world that he knows nothing about.