|Viola Davis (as Amma), Alice Englert (as Lena) and Alden Ehrenreich (as Ethan) in Beautiful Creatures|
A Bellyitch Favorite mom Viola Davis is set to star in the film adaptation of the book Beautiful Creatures from Warner Brothers Pictures.
Beautiful Creatures is a supernatural love story about two star-crossed lovers: Ethan, played by Alden Ehrenreich, a young man longing to escape his small town, and Lena, played by newcomer Alice Englert, a mysterious new girl. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town.
Academy-Award nominated director of The Fisher King Richard LaGravanese directs the book, which is a best-selling series from authors Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl.
Joining the main actors and Davis in this movie are actors Academy Award– winner Jeremy Irons, TV Shameless‘ Emmy Rossum , Project X‘s Thomas Mann and Academy Award winner Emma Thompson of Sense and Sensibility.
You can see a trailer HERE! The film will be released on February 13, 2013.
Fans can read the first chapter of the book HERE!
Learn how the book was adapted into the big screen. Check out this feature here:
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