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Wendy is an upcoming American drama film. It will be written and directed by Behn Zeitlin and stars Tommie Lynn Milazzo and Shay Walker. It will be released on February 28, 2020, by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures through the Searchlight Pictures label. The film serves as a re-imagining of the story of Peter Pan, from the point of view of Wendy Darling.[1]

Synopsis

Wendy finds herself stranded on a mysterious island where aging and time have come unstuck. She must fight to save her family, her freedom and the joyous spirit of youth.

Cast

  • Devin France as Wendy
  • Tommie Lynn Milazzo as Wendy (baby)
  • Shay Walker as Angela Darling
  • Yashua Mack as Peter Pan
  • Gavin Naquin as Captain Hook

Production

In August 2015, it was announced Behn Zeitlin would write and direct the film.[2] Production began in March 2017.[3]

Release

In April 2018, Searchlight Pictures bought the distribution rights to the film.[4] It is scheduled to be released on February 28, 2020 by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.[5]

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References

  1. 'Wendy,' new film from 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' director Benh Zeitlin, to open in Feb. 2020 | Film coverage | theadvocate.com
  2. Jagernauth, Kevin (August 6, 2015). "‘Beasts Of The Southern Wild’ Director Benh Zeitlin Gearing Up New Film ‘Wendy’". IndieWire. Retrieved on March 21, 2019.
  3. Sharf, Zack (March 2, 2017). "Benh Zeitlin May Finally Be Shooting His Follow-Up to ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ in the Caribbean". IndieWire. Retrieved on March 21, 2019.
  4. "FOX SEARCHLIGHT PICTURES ANNOUNCES SEARCHLIGHT TELEVISION FOR BROADCAST, CABLE AND STREAMING". Fox Searchlight Pictures. (April 11, 2018) Retrieved on March 21, 2019.
  5. "Benh Zeitlin is back! It’s been 84 years, etc". Twitter. (October 17, 2019) Retrieved on October 17, 2019.
  6. WIRE BUZZ: PETER PAN RIFF 'WENDY' DROPS SURPRISE FIRST LOOK; THE SHED TRAILER; MORE - SyFy.com
  7. Benh Zeitlin's 'Wendy' Lands Late February 2020 Release Date From Fox Searchlight - Hollywood Reporter


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