Jennifer Kaytin Robinson’s Netflix black comedy “Strangers” has found the rest of its cast and the already star-studded ensemble, which includes Camila Mendes, Maya Hawke, Rish Shah and Sophie Turner, just got more powerful with a host of stars. rising sign on the film.
The newly announced cast includes Austin Abrams (“Dash & Lily”, “Chemical Hearts), Alisha Boe (” 13 Reasons Why “), Talia Ryder (” West Side Story “,” Never Rarely Sometimes Always), Paris Berelc (“Hubie Halloween “,” Alexa & Katie “), Jonathan Daviss (” Outer Banks “), Maia Reficco (” Next to Normal “,” Evita “,” Kally’s Mashup “) and Ava Capri (” Love, Victor “).
Robinson co-wrote the script for the film with Celeste Ballard, who follows Drea (an Alpha it girl, played by Mendes) and Eleanor (a beta, alt girl, played by Hawke), who, “after a clandestine-cute encounter” team up to pick on each other. The film is described as a “Hitchcockian black comedy starring the scariest protagonists of all: teenage girls.”
Robinson is also producing the film with Anthony Bregman and Peter Cron, for Lucky Story, as part of their overall deal with Netflix. The film also marks a reunion between the filmmaker and the streamer after their hit comedy (and Robinson’s feature debut) “Someone Great,” starring Gina Rodriguez, DeWanda Wise and Brittany Snow.
Abrams is replaced by WME, Industry Entertainment and Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Light. Reficco is represented by CAA and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush, Kaller and Gellman LLP Berelc is replaced by UTA, Ivy Cavic at Rare Global and Brecheen, Feldman, Brieimer, Silver & Thompson. Daviss is replaced by Monster Talent Management, Innovative Artists, Slate PR and Skrzyniarz & Mallean.