Benny Safdie joins the cast list of ‘Are You There God? It’s Me Margaret’ with McAdams

Benny Safdie, one half of the Safdie brothers director duo, has been cast reverse Rachel McAdams by the makers of the upcoming “Are You There God? It’s Me Margaret” movie adaptation. The characteristic presentation will see him play the titular character’s father, Herb. Herb’s character in the authentic novel is depicted as a Jewish Insurance dealer, which can give rise to somewhat bit of a faith-related battle in the movie, provided that Rachel McAdams’s character is that of a Christian housewife, as per a report on Collider

In the novel, Herb has minimal to negligible involvement with his daughter and spouse by the course of the novel. Details relating to Benny’s character in the movie and the way a lot of a departure it’ll be from the Herb in the Judy Blume novel have been stored underneath wraps as of now. More particulars relating to the identical will likely be shared with the readers as and when made obtainable.

 About ‘Are You There God? It’s Me Margaret’:

Rachel McAdams, Benny Safdie, and Abby Ryder Fortson will likely be seen bringing to life the story of an inquisitive sixth-grader who’s demanding solutions out of the universe as she navigates by puberty and walks into maturity. The upcoming Kelly Fremon Craig directorial will see Aby Ryder Fortson play the titular character of Margaret Simon, whereas McAdams will step into the footwear of her mom, Barbara. 

As far as the manufacturing facet of the movie is anxious, it will likely be collectively produced by Judy Blume, Fremon Craig, and James L. Brooks. The movies that Brooks has been concerned with in the previous embody the likes of Taxi, The Simpsons, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and As Good as It Gets, amongst others.

A bit of about the ‘Are You There God? It’s Me Margaret’ cast members:

As far as the skilled commitments of the lead cast members are involved, it’s stated that McAdams will likely be seen essaying the iconic literary character of Irene Adler in the upcoming third instalment in the Sherlock Holmes movie sequence. The movie will see Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law play Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Hamish Watson respectively. It is reportedly going to be directed by Dexter Fletcher. Fletcher’s resume contains motion pictures reminiscent of Bohemian Rhapsody (The Brian Singer film that was accomplished by Fletcher) and Rocket Man, which was solely directed by him. Fortson, on the different hand, was seen in A Dog’s Journey which launched in 2019. Benny Safdie’s final movie as a director, on the different hand, was the Adam Sandler-starrer Uncut Gems.



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