Netflix is adapting the best selling book from 2016 called Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance and has recruited Ron Howard to direct it. This film is based on the bestselling memoir of the same name by JD Vance. It chronicles the life of JD Vance (Gabriel Basso) who comes back home to southern Ohio and has to navigate life with his Appalachian family. Here’s everything you need to know about the film including the release date, cast, book, trailer, and more.
Who's in the Cast of The book Hillbilly Elegy?
Starring long-overdue Oscar winners Amy Adams and Glenn Close in an adaptation of J.D. Vance’s 2016 memoir. The rest of the cast features Gabriel Basso, Haley Bennett, Freida Pinto, Bo Hopkins, and Owen Asztalos.
What's the Story behind the Book/ Film 'Hillbilly Elegy'?
Film Story is about a law student at the prestigious Yale University who has to return home to his working-class family. In the Appalachian mountains, AKA “Hillbilly country”, and is drawn back into the traumatic circumstances he has been trying to remove himself from. Former Marine JD (Gabriel Basso) has to deal with the family crisis just as he is offered his dream job. While “Mamaw”, the woman who brought him up while his mother, Bev, was suffering from drug addiction and in no fit state to raise a family. Will it be the film that finally earns Close the Oscar that she has been nominated seven times for previously, including four Best Actress nominations? The early preview buzz has already started.
Is any Trailer Available for Netflix's Hillbilly Elegy?
Yes, the official trailer has been dropped on YouTube by Netflix. You can watch the trailer down below:
When is the Hillbilly Elegy film releasing on Netflix?
Netflix says Hillbilly Elegy will be released on Tuesday 24th November at 8.00am. It will also have a limited release in cinemas.
Where to Watch ?
How and where to watch this Movie: Watch the Movie Hillbilly Elegy: premiere will arrive on Netflix on November 24, 2020.
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