Baywatch and Percy Jackson and the Olympians actress Alexandra Daddario was a part of one among probably the most entertaining summer season binges when she starred alongside Jennifer Coolidge and Connie Britton in HBO’s The White Lotus. Now that the restricted sequence has concluded, what’s the 35-year-old as much as subsequent? Properly, she’s set to star in a coming-of-age film with Jean Good that is named after one other blooming plant.
Alexandra Daddario will star in a film referred to as Wildflower, alongside the Hacks Emmy winner, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’s Kiernan Shipka and Spontaneous’ Charlie Plummer, per Deadline. Wildflower follows a younger girl named Bea Johnson from beginning to commencement whereas she offers with rising up with two intellectually disabled mother and father and an prolonged household that isn’t essentially a giant assist in making issues simpler for her.
Wildflower is being described as a “darkish comedy,” and relies on an actual household and the award-winning 2020 documentary from director Matt Smukler of the identical title. The film is about Christina Stahl, who discovered the time to be in flag soccer, monitor and discipline, honors lessons and have a full-time job whereas “elevating” each of her mother and father. Smukler is Stahl’s uncle and can direct this characteristic movie model of Wildflower from a script written by Jana Savage, who beforehand penned Netflix’s teen movie #Realityhigh.
As Christina Stahl shared on The Kelly Clarkson Present earlier this 12 months, her mom was born with a part of her mind not functioning and has the “means of a six-year-old.” One would think about Jean Good can be portraying Christina Stahl’s mom Sheila, however it appears as if her father Mike has not been forged but. Stahl has stated that she felt like she began turning into her personal father or mother to herself when she was on the age of 9.
The documentary focuses on Christina Stahl making a choice as as to if she would depart her mother and father and go off to school, or proceed taking good care of her mother and father and offering assist to them. There was a shift of their household dynamic through the documentary when Christina Stahl suffers a critical head harm that leads her mother and father to start out actually taking good care of her. Stahl has since moved to Florida to pursue a school diploma and examine biology.
Wildflower will clearly take care of some intense familial dynamics and struggles, and will make for powerhouse performances from Alexandra Daddario and Jean Good. We’ll have to attend and see who Kiernan Shipka and Charlie Plummer will play.
Kiernan Shipka just lately signed on to reprise her function as Sabrina in a Riverdale crossover episode following the cancellation of her personal sequence. Charlie Plummer has gained some consideration as of late for starring in coming-of-age tales like Wanting For Alaska, Phrases on Toilet Partitions and Moonfall starring Halle Berry. Alexandra Daddario’s newest film was referred to as Die in a Gunfight, which premiered on digital over the summer season. Whereas we await Wildflower, you possibly can try what different motion pictures are arising subsequent with CinemaBlend’s 2021 film launch schedule.