Wonder is a drama film getting ready to be released in spring of this year. That’s an American film created under the direction of Stephen Chbosky. The author of the script is Steve Conrad. The film is based on the book published in 2012 and written by R.J. Palacio. The cast of Wonder includes Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson. They portray the parents of the main character – a little boy named Jacob Tremblay trying to live with his unusual medical condition. He’s got a rare form of facial deformity and starting a new school is a true challenge for him. He wants to show that he’s a usual kid and his beauty is evident. Wonder release date has already been announced, read further for more info on the release.
Auggie Pullman (portrayed by Jacob Tremblay) is the main character of Wonder. He’s a boy that has to live suffering from the facial deformity. He has passed most part of his life in hospitals and now a new challenge is on the way – new school with new people unaccustomed to the way he looks. His mom named Isabel (portrayed by Julia Roberts) and his dad named Nate (portrayed by Owen Wilson) do their best to support their struggling kid. He’s an ordinary person with beautiful personality and he’s willing to finally show it to the world.
On the 27th of November 2012, Lionsgate made an official announcement about the development of a new drama film on the base of a novel written by R. J. Palacio. The name of the adaption is the same as the title of the novel. In the beginning, the producers wanted John August to create the script and fully work on the screenplay. David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman carried out the production matters. On the 8th of May 2013 Jack Thorne started working on the adaption. August left the project. In October of 2014, John Krokidas was invited to direct the film; however, in April of 2015 Paul King started dealing with direction matters. Steven Conrad was chosen to create the script and screenplay.
On the 14th of April 2016 the leading actor was chosen to portray Auggie Pullman. In May of the same year, Roberts was chosen to portray the mom and Stephen Chbosky started directing the project. In June of 2016, Owen Wilson was chosen to portray the dad of Auggie. In July of 2016, Noah Jupe was chosen to portray the best friend of Auggie. The soundtracks for Wonder was composed by Marcelo Zarvos.
Wonder Release Date
Wonder drama film will hit the big screens of the cinema theatres on the 7th of April 2017. The release is carried out by Lionsgate Entertainment.