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 lady named Bea Johnson from delivery to commencement whereas she offers with rising up with two intellectually disabled dad and mom and an prolonged household that isn’t essentially a giant help make 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 identify. The film is about Christina Stahl, who discovered the time to be in flag soccer, monitor and subject, honors lessons and have a full-time job whereas “elevating” each of her dad and mom. 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 yr, her mom was born with a part of her mind not functioning and has the “skill of a six-year-old.” One would think about Jean Sensible can be portraying Christina Stahl’s mom Sheila, but it surely appears as if her father Mike has not been solid but. Stahl has mentioned that she felt like she began turning into her personal mum or dad 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 go away her dad and mom and go off to varsity, or proceed caring for her dad and mom and offering help to them. There was a shift of their household dynamic in the course of the documentary when Christina Stahl suffers a critical head damage that leads her dad and mom to start out actually caring for her. Stahl has since moved to Florida to pursue a university 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 Sensible. We’ll have to attend and see who Kiernan Shipka and Charlie Plummer will play.
Kiernan Shipka lately signed on to reprise her position 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 look forward to Wildflower, you may try what different films are arising subsequent with CinemaBlend’s 2021 film launch schedule.