Hillbilly Elegy (2020)

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Expected November 2020
A man recalls his life growing up in the Midwest with Appalachian values.


Ron Howard


Vanessa Taylor (screenplay), J.D. Vance (book)
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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Amy Adams ... Bev
Haley Bennett ... Lindsay
Glenn Close ... Mawmaw
Freida Pinto ... Usha
Sunny Mabrey ... Bonnie - Mamaw 30s
Bo Hopkins ... Papaw
Gabriel Basso ... J.D. Vance
Lucy Capri ... Young Lori Vance
William Mark McCullough ... Actor
Stephen Kunken
Jesse C. Boyd ... Matt
Tierney Smith ... Young Bev
Holly A. Morris ... Cocktailer #1
Jason Davis ... Dr. Newton
David Jensen ... Mr. Selby


Based on the bestselling memoir by J.D. Vance, HILLBILLY ELEGY is a modern exploration of the American Dream and three generations of an Appalachian family as told by its youngest member, a Yale Law student forced to return to his hometown. Written by Netflix

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November 2020 (USA) See more »

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Macon, Georgia, USA See more »

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There are thirteen Oscar nominations between Amy Adams and Glenn Close, and currently no wins by either of them. See more »

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