KIERNAN SHIPKA Joins Star-Studded Cast Of ‘Let It Snow’
This year promises to be an amazing year for fans of American author John Green. Aside from previously-announced book-to-movie adaptations of his best-selling novels Looking for Alaska and Turtles All The Way Down, we got more good news for you!
In December, Netflix first announced its plans to adapt Let It Snow, remember? Well, the search for the endearing cast to the upcoming Christmas rom-com ends here. The digital streaming platform announced that Chilling Adventures of Sabrina star Kiernan Shipka will be moving from Greendale to Gracetown!
cheers, witches. pic.twitter.com/llESlZB8IU— Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (@sabrinanetflix) November 23, 2018
For the uninitiated, Let It Snow—which Green co-wrote with Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle—interconnects three tales of love after a Christmas Eve snowstorm caused a train to get stranded in the small town of Gracetown.
Also bringing the book's characters to life are Odeya Rush, Shameik Moore, Isabela Moner,, Mitchell Hope, Jacob Batalon, Miles Robbins, Live Hewson, Joan Cusack and Anna Akana.
.@kiernanshipka @shameikmoore @AnnaAkana @MitchellHope @lifeiisaloha @isabelamoner @OdeyaRush1 and @livhewson will star in “Let It Snow,” a new film based on @johngreen @maureenjohnson & @LaurenMyracle’s book about a once-in-century snowstorm that hits a small town on X-mas Eve pic.twitter.com/KtP3IGZIaI— See What's Next (@seewhatsnext) January 17, 2019
English screenwriter Luke Snellin is set to helm the project based on a script by Finding Dory scribe Victoria Strouse. Production starts in the first quarter of 2019, according to Variety.