Release date:October 12, 2018
Director:Felix van Groeningen
MPAA Rating:R (for drug content throughout, language, and brief sexual material)
Screenwriters:Felix van Groeningen, Luke Davis
Starring:Steve Carell, Amy Ryan
Steve Carell and Amy Ryan are teaming up again for the upcoming addiction drama "Beautiful Boy." Based on the critically-acclaimed 2008 memoir “Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction” by David Sheff. Carell will play David, and Ryan will play Vicki, David’s ex-wife. She was kept away from their son Nic after David was granted primary custody. They have to work together to help combat Nic’s methamphetamine addiction.