Olivia Rodrigo takes fans behind the scenes of ‘Sour’ in Disney Plus’ ‘Intimate’ movie


Olivia Rodrigo will show off her driver’s license in her upcoming Disney Plus film ‘Driving Home 2 U (A Sour Film)’ as she takes fans on a road trip from Salt Lake City, where she started writing her debut album, to Los Angeles.

Along the way, Rodrigo will tell the stories behind “Sour” and discuss what it’s like to be a woman navigating pop stardom as a teenager. Featuring behind-the-scenes footage in and out of the recording studio, the film will debut exclusively on Disney Plus on March 25.

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The film will also include 11 songs from the triple-platinum album performed with new arrangements at unique locations, from Roy’s Motel & Café to Red Rock Canyon State Park. Special guests Jacob Collier, Blu DeTiger and Towa Bird will also make appearances.

“This is a unique cinematic experience where, for the first time, fans will understand how her album came to be and why it was such a personal journey for Olivia,” said Ayo Davis, President of Disney Branded Television, in a press release. “This is not a film-concert in itself, but truly, an opportunity to experience first-hand how Olivia Rodrigo became one of music’s biggest stars of the era – and a chance to see her perform the songs of ‘Sour’ like never before.

Rodrigo, recognized as Variety‘s Hitmakers Songwriter of the Year spoke about his brutally honest songwriting in December.

“I always write songs when I’m at the heart of the emotion I’m feeling,” the 18-year-old said. Variety. “It’s like my therapy.”

From Disney Branded Television, “Olivia Rodrigo: Driving Home 2 U” is directed by Stacey Lee and produced by Interscope Films and Supper Club.

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