Five Feet Apart

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Five Feet Apart
Five Feet Apart (2019 poster).png
Theatrical release poster
Directed byJustin Baldoni
Produced by
Screenplay by
Based onFive Feet Apart
by Rachael Lippincott
Music byBrian Tyler
Breton Vivian
CinematographyFrank G. DeMarco
Edited byAngela M. Catanzaro
  • CBS Films
  • Welle Entertainment
  • Wayfarer Entertainment
Distributed byCBS Films
Release date
  • March 15, 2019 (2019-03-15)
CountryUnited States

Five Feet Apart is a 2019 American romantic drama film written by Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis and directed by Justin Baldoni. The film will star Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse and will be released on March 15, 2019 by CBS Films.[1]

The film "Five Feet Apart" is based on the novel by Rachael Lippincott. It was released in 2018 and was written along with Daughtry and Iaconis.

It revolves around 2 teenagers who have cystic fibrosis and their evolving love and how this not only affects their love but their lives.



In January 2017, Tobias Iaconis and Mikki Daughtry sold their untitled screenplay to CBS Films for Justin Baldoni to produce and direct.[2] In January 2018, Cole Sprouse was cast to star in the film, titled Five Feet Apart.[3][4] In April 2018, Haley Lu Richardson and Moises Arias joined the cast with filming set to begin in the next month.[5][6]

Principal production began on May 25, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana[7][8] Lionsgate have set a March 22 release for romance-drama “Five Feet Apart” starring Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse.[9] and concluded a month later, on June 26, 2018.[10]


  1. ^ McNary, Dave (31 May 2018). "Film News Roundup: Haley Lu Richardson-Cole Sprouse's 'Five Feet Apart' Set for March Release". Variety. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  2. ^ Busch, Anita (26 January 2017). "CBS Films Buys Untitled Justin Baldoni Pitch In Vein Of 'The Fault In Our Stars'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 12 April 2017.
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (30 January 2018). "'Riverdale' Star Cole Sprouse to Star in Romantic Drama 'Five Feet Apart' (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  4. ^ McNary, Dave (30 January 2018). "'Riverdale' Star Cole Sprouse Joins Romance Drama 'Five Feet Apart'". Variety. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  5. ^ Vlessing, Etan (12 April 2018). "Moises Arias Joins Cole Sprouse in Romantic Drama 'Five Feet Apart'". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  6. ^ Hipes, Patrick (12 April 2018). "Haley Lu Richardson To Star With Cole Sprouse In 'Five Feet Apart'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  7. ^ Steves, Ashley (n.d.). "Now Casting: Child Actors Wanted to Portray Patients in 'Five Feet Apart' Starring Cole Sprouse + 3 More Gigs". Backstage. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  8. ^ Scott, Mike (25 April 2018). "Who's filming in Louisiana: From 'Captain Marvel' to a new 'Purge'". Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  9. ^ "Lionsgate have set a March 22 release for romance-drama". bestmoviecast. 21 February 2019. Retrieved 21 February 2019.
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