Dumplin’ trailer takes Jennifer Aniston to a beauty pageant
Netflix has revealed the trailer for their upcoming comedy film Dumplin’, starring Jennifer Aniston (Horrible Bosses, Marley and Me) and Danielle MacDonald (Bird Box, Patti Cake$). Check out the Dumplin’ trailer in the player below!
Dumplin’ (Danielle Macdonald) is the plus-size, teenage daughter of a former beauty queen (Jennifer Aniston), who signs up for her mom’s pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town. The film co-stars Odeya Rush (Lady Bird, Goosebumps), Dove Cameron (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Liv and Maddie, Descendants) and Harold Perrineau (Claws, Lost).
Directed by Anne Fletcher (The Proposal, 27 Dresses), Dumplin’ is an adapted screenplay by Kristin Hahn based on Julie Murphy’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel of the same name. A Cota Films and 50 Degrees Entertainment Presentation, Michael Costigan (American Gangster, A Bigger Splash, Brokeback Mountain, Ghost in the Shell), Mohamed AlRafi (Above Suspicion, Lying and Stealing), Kristin Hahn (The Switch, Cake) and Trish Hofmann (Gringo, Get On Up) serve as producers, with Jennifer Aniston and Danny Nozell serving as executive producers.
Dumplin’ launches in select theaters and on Netflix December 7, 2018.