Assuming that they ever do make a Catcher in the Rye film in the near future, which is a very big IF. Here is my cast.
“ Jeremy Allen White as Holden Caulfield
A seventeen year old boy who is incredibly naive and resentful of the entire adult world. He has recently been kicked out of Pencey Prep school. ” - pdaley90
Victoria Dawn Justice, born February 19, 1993, is an American actress and singer. She debuted as an actress at the age of ten and has since appeared in several films and television series, including the Nickelodeon series, Zoey 101
. She has made appearances in several theatrical releases...
“ Victoria Justice as Jane Gallagher
Jane Gallagher is a girl with whom Holden spent a lot of time one summer, when their families stayed in neighboring summer houses in Maine. Holden spends a lot of time thinking about her and debating whether or not he should call her. ” - pdaley90
An actor, comedian and writer, Seth Rogen has come a long way from doing stand-up comedy as a teen. Rogen was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, to Sandy (Belogus), a social worker, and Mark Rogen, who worked for non-profits. His father is American-born and his mother is Canadian. He is of Russian Jewish descent...
“ Seth Rogen as Mr. Antolini
Holden’s former English teacher at the Elkton Hills School. Mr. Antolini now teaches at New York University. He is young, clever, sympathetic, and likable, and Holden respects him. Holden sometimes finds him a bit too clever, but he looks to him for guidance. He is a heavy drinker. ” - pdaley90
“ Chris Brochu as Ackley ” - pdaley90
Jonathan was born in Westlake Village, CA to Rhonda and Joe Lipnicki. At the age of five Jonathan Lipnicki received global acclaim as he carried his own with Tom Cruise and Renee Zellweger in the Academy Award-winning film Jerry Maguire. After this breakout role, Jonathan had become a widely-recognizable celebrity...
“ Jonathan Lipnicki as Stradlater ” - pdaley90
Madison Rothschild is back pursuing her craft after spending 2015 in Europe to expand her horizon and attain a British accent. Rothschild began her career in 2010 playing Ashley Harrington on CBS's hit series "The Mentalist." Rothschild went on to appear on "Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia" and "Rules...
“ Madison Moellers as Phoebe Caulfield
Phoebe is Holden’s ten-year-old sister, whom he loves dearly. Although she is six years younger than Holden, she listens to what he says and understands him more than most other people do. Phoebe is intelligent, neat, and a wonderful dancer, and her childish innocence is one of Holden’s only consistent sources of happiness. At times, she exhibits great maturity and even chastises Holden for his immaturity. Like Mr. Antolini, Phoebe seems to recognize that Holden is his own worst enemy. ” - pdaley90
This transatlantic talent was born John Vincent Hurt on January 22, 1940 in Shirebrook, a coal mining village near the busy market town of Chesterfield, in Derbyshire, England. He is the son of Phyllis (Massey), an engineer and one-time actress, and Arnould Herbert Hurt, an Anglican clergyman and mathematician...
“ John Hurt as Mr. Spencer ” - pdaley90
“ Jamal Woolard as Maurice
Sunny's violent pimp who attacks Holden for not paying Sunny. ” - pdaley90
Though most famous for her role as Isabella "Bella" Swan in The Twilight
Saga, Kristen Stewart has been a working actor since her early years in Los Angeles, California, where she was born. Her parents, John Stewart
and Jules Stewart
, both work in film and television. Her mother is Australian...
“ Kristen Stewart as Sunny
A beautiful prostitute who Holden pays for. He calls her to his room and then decides not to pay her when he does not have sex with her. ” - pdaley90
Griffin Gluck may only be going into ninth grade, but he has already acquired an impressive collection of credits, such as feature films "Just Go With It" and "Trust Me" and TV series "Back In The Game," "Private Practice," "The Office" and "United States of Tara." A clip of his recent guest-star appearance on cable's "Silicon Valley" went viral...
“ Griffin Gluck as Allie Caulfield
Allie Caulfield is Holden’s younger brother. Allie dies of leukemia three years before the start of the novel. Allie was a brilliant, friendly, red-headed boy—according to Holden, he was the smartest of the Caulfields. Holden is tormented by Allie’s death and carries around a baseball glove on which Allie used to write poems in green ink. ” - pdaley90
“ Leo Miles Farmerie as Young Holden ” - pdaley90
“ Ryan McPartlin as DB Caulfield
D. B. Caulfield is Holden’s older brother. D. B. wrote a volume of short stories that Holden admires very much, but Holden feels that D. B. prostitutes his talents by writing for Hollywood movies. ” - pdaley90
A vibrant, diversely talented, and charming actress, Zoey Deutch is steadily building on her body of work with dynamic roles alongside notable actors and filmmakers. Deutch co-stars in Richard Linklater's latest film EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!, a film about a group of college kids navigating their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood...
“ Zoey Deutch as Sally Hayes
Sally Hayes is a very attractive girl whom Holden has known and dated for a long time. Though Sally is well read, Holden claims that she is “stupid,” although it is difficult to tell whether this judgment is based in reality or merely in Holden’s ambivalence about being sexually attracted to her. She is certainly more conventional than Holden in her tastes and manners. ” - pdaley90
Born and raised in Nashua, New Hampshire, Kyle found a love for performing at the age of 10. His passion grew so quickly that after his freshman year of high school at the age of 15, he moved out to Los Angeles to pursue his dream to perform on the silver screen . Living in LA he worked consistently both in front and behind the camera...
“ Kyle Goleman as Carl Luce ” - pdaley90
Catherine Keener is an American actress, Oscar-nominated for her roles in the independent films Being John Malkovich
. Acclaimed in her community for her quirky roles in independent film and mainstream such as The 40-Year-Old Virgin
, Keener got her start as a casting director in New York City...
“ Catherine Keener as Mrs. Caulfield ” - pdaley90
A Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee, Dylan McDermott has proved his talent in film, television and theater. He was born Mark Anthony McDermott in Waterbury, Connecticut, to Diane (Marino) and Richard McDermott. Diane was 15 and Richard was 17 when Dylan was born. Richard earned money by hustling pool...
“ Dylan McDermott as Mr. Caulfield ” - pdaley90
“ Laurence R. Harvey as Holden's Therapist ” - pdaley90
“ Director: Jason Reitman
I feel that the mastermind behind Juno and Up in the Air would be a perfect fit for a film like this, giving it a lighthearted indie feel. ” - pdaley90
Diablo Cody is originally from Chicago, Illinois, and moved to Minnesota to live with her Internet boyfriend, Jonny who later became her husband. While there, she decided on a whim to take up stripping as a hobby of sorts. She was working at an ad agency and got a promotion. The job wore her ragged and was something she did not particularly care for...
“ Writer: Diablo Cody
Juno was written as a sarcastic yet lovable character. Cody is a talented writer who would be able to make Holden criticize society throughout his narration but still come across as a likable rebel. ” - pdaley90
“ Score: Michael Brook
I really admired what Brook did with the music for "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" and "Into the Wild". I would love to see this style in a Catcher movie. ” - pdaley90