All the Bright Places (film)
|All the Bright Places|
|Directed by||Brett Haley|
|Based on||All the Bright Places|
by Jennifer Niven
|Music by||Keegan DeWitt|
|Edited by||Suzy Elmiger|
All the Bright Places is an upcoming American romantic drama film, directed by Brett Haley, from a screenplay by Jennifer Niven and Liz Hannah, based upon the novel of the same name by Niven. It stars Elle Fanning and Justice Smith.
It is scheduled to be released on February 28, 2020, by Netflix.
Based on the internationally bestselling novel by Jennifer Niven, All The Bright Places tells the story of Violet Markey (Elle Fanning) and Theodore Finch (Justice Smith), who meet and change each other’s lives forever. As they struggle with the emotional and physical scars of their past, they come together, discovering that even the smallest places and moments can mean something. This compelling drama provides a refreshing and human take on the experience of mental illness, its impact on relationships, as well as the beauty and lasting impact of young love.
- Elle Fanning as Violet Markey
- Justice Smith as Theodore Finch
- Alexandra Shipp as Kate
- Keegan-Michael Key as Embry
- Luke Wilson as James
- Kelli O'Hara as Sheryl
- Felix Mallard as Roamer
- Virginia Gardner as Amanda
- Lamar Johnson as Charlie
- Sofia Hasmik as Brenda
In July 2015, it was announced that Elle Fanning would star in All the Bright Places, an adaptation of a book to be penned by author Jennifer Niven. In July 2015, it was announced that Miguel Arteta would be directing the film. In July 2018, Justice Smith joined the cast of the film, with Brett Haley replacing Arteta as director, and Liz Hannah co-writing the script with Niven. Echo Lake Entertainment and FilmNation Entertainment will produce the film, with Fanning, Paula Mazur, Mitchell Kaplan, Doug Mankoff, Andrew Spaulding and Brittany Kahn serving as producers, while Hannah will serve as an executive producer.
In October 2018, Alexandra Shipp, Keegan-Michael Key, Luke Wilson, Kelli O'Hara, Virginia Gardner, Felix Mallard, Lamar Johnson and Sofia Hasmik joined the cast of the film, with Netflix distributing. Principal photography began on October 4, 2018, in Cleveland, Ohio.
It is scheduled to be released on February 28, 2020.
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