Ethan Hawke, Asa Butterfield to topline “Ten Thousands Saints” novel adaptation

Ethan Hawke, Asa Butterfield to topline “Ten Thousands Saints” novel adaptation

PanARMENIAN.Net - Ethan Hawke and Asa Butterfield have signed on to star in the film adaptation of Eleanor Henderson’s novel Ten Thousands Saints, Deadline reported.

Maven Pictures and Archer Gray are producing the coming-of-age story set in the East Village Punk scene of 1987. Sent to live with his estranged father in Manhattan, the story follows Jude (Butterfield) on an unforgettable journey where he discovers love, music and forges a new connection with his dad Les (Hawke).

Hailee Steinfeld (Ender’s Game, Romeo And Juliet, True Grit) also stars.

Bob Pulcini and Shari Berman (American Splendor) will direct with producers Anne Carey and Amy Nauiokas for Archer Gray, Trudie Styler and Celine Rattray (Filth) for Maven, and Luca Borghese.

Hawke (Gattaca, Before Midnight) is slated to star in the upcoming suspense thriller Regression and the Shakespeare adaptation Cymbeline. Butterfield’s credits include Hugo and Ender’s Game and he recently wrapped X Plus Y.

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