Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies Cast and Crew | Focus Features

Based on Michael Ausiello’s best-selling memoir, Spoiler Alert follows Ausiello as he unpacks the emotional maelstrom into which his relationship was plunged in the 11 months that took his partner, photographer Kit, from his diagnosis with terminal cancer to his passing. Interwoven in the narrative are glimpses of the roller-coaster ride that was the couple's 14-year romance.

Jim Parsons

Ben Aldridge

Sally Field

Director/Producer - Michael Showalter

Writer - David Marshall Grant

Writer - Dan Savage

Writer - Michael Ausiello

Producer - Jim Parsons

Producer - Jordana Mollick

Producer - Todd Spiewak

Producer - Alison Mo Massey

Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies

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Based on Michael Ausiello’s best-selling memoir, Spoiler Alert follows Ausiello as he unpacks the emotional maelstrom into which his relationship was plunged in the 11 months that took his partner, photographer Kit, from his diagnosis with terminal cancer to his passing. Interwoven in the narrative are glimpses of the roller-coaster ride that was the couple's 14-year romance.

  • Jim Parsons
  • Ben Aldridge
  • Sally Field
  • Michael Showalter
    Director/Producer
  • David Marshall Grant
    Writer
  • Dan Savage
    Writer
  • Michael Ausiello
    Writer
  • Jim Parsons
    Producer
  • Jordana Mollick
    Producer
  • Todd Spiewak
    Producer
  • Alison Mo Massey
    Producer