Dear Evan Hansen is an upcoming American musical teen drama movie which is directed by Stephen Chbosky and screenplay is been done by Steven Levenson, Benj Pasek and Justin paul’s 2015 stage musical of the same name. Ben Platt, Platt’s son, reprises his stage role as the title character in the Universal Pictures/Marc Platt production. The movie is set to be released on 24th of September 2021.
Evan Hansen, a high school student with social anxiety disorder, has a therapeutic self-intended letter stolen by a classmate who later commits suicide, and his family misidentifies it as having been sent to Evan by his son. Evan transports the boy back in time, immersing him in a series of inspiring, manipulative, and confrontational events.
The film’s right were purchased by Universal Picture in November 2018, making Stephen Chbosky as director and Steven Levenson as the writer who was also set to write the screenplay for the movie. Marc Platt and Adam Siegel will be the producers, and Benj Pasek and Justin Paul will be the and will serve as executive producers alongside Levenson and Michael Bederman also
Cast of Dear Evan Hansen
- Ben Plattin as Evan Hansen
- Kaitlyn Deverin as Zoe Murphy
- Amandla Stenbergin as Alana Beck
- Nik Dodaniin as Jared Kalwani
- Colton Ryanin as Connor Murphy
- Danny PinoI in as Larry Murphy
- Julianne Moore in as Heidi Hansen
- Amy Adams In as Cynthia Murphy
- Liz Kate acting as Gemma
- Isaac Cole Powellacting as Rhys
- Avery Bederman acting as Isabelle
- Gerald Caesar acting as Josh
- DeMarius Copes acting as Oliver
- Tommy Kane acting as Greg
- Marvin Leon acting as Skye
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Beginning in 2015, Platt played the lead role of Evan Hansen in the musical, from early workshops to off-Broadway to Broadway. He had also won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his outsanding and tremendous performance. Platt’s Broadway run concluded in 2017, but he will reprise his role in the film adaptation.