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Posted Tuesday 10/30/18 at 6:44AM EDT
The Edge of Seventeen is set to become a YouTube series
YouTube Premium has ordered a pilot based on the 2016 critically acclaimed teen movie starring Hailee Steinfeld that subverted standard teen tropes. Kelly Fremon Craig, who wrote and directed the film, will serve as executive producer while Annabel Oakes will write and direct the pilot. According to Deadline, "this will not be a straight remake or sequel ... It will tell new stories borrowing the tone of the film and its commitment to capturing the teen age truthfully, in the vein of Fargo FX anthology series’ interpretation of the acclaimed movie."
Posted Thursday 10/11/18 at 1:37PM EDT
Hailee Steinfeld to host MTV's Europe Music Awards
MTV made the EMAs announcement via a Facebook Live sketch video. "The EMAs are a show where anything can happen," says Steinfeld, who will also perform at the Nov. 4 award show. "I can't wait to host a night filled with incredible artists, performances, some surprises of my own–let's do this, Bilbao!"
Posted Wednesday 8/29/18 at 5:36PM EDT
Jane Krakowski to co-star with Hailee Steinfeld on Apple's Emily Dickinson series
Steinfeld will portray the renowned poet, while the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star will play Dickinson's mother on Apple's Dickinson.
Posted Wednesday 5/30/18 at 2:14PM EDT
Hailee Steinfeld to star in an Apple comedy playing acclaimed 19th century poet Emily Dickinson
Dickinson will mark the former Oscar-nominee's first regular TV series role. According to Variety, "the series is described as a comedic look into Dickinson’s world, exploring the constraints of society, gender, and family from the perspective of a budding writer who doesn’t fit in to her own time through her imaginative point of view."
Posted Wednesday 5/09/18 at 1:30PM EDT
Hailee Steinfeld's Edge of Seventeen is set to get a YouTube Red spinoff
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
The acclaimed 2016 coming-of-age film starring Steinfeld as a teenage outcast and Woody Harrelson as the teacher she confides in will be rebooted with a whole new cast for a YouTube Red pilot.