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Dear Evan Hansen Movie

Dear Evan Hansen Movie Sets a Release Date

Universal has announced that Dear Evan Hansen, the adaptation of the Broadway musical, will be released on September 24, 2021.

The movie will star Ben Platt in the title role, reprising his Tony Award-winning performance. The film’s ensemble cast also includes Julianne Moore, Kaitlyn Dever, Amy Adams, Danny Pino, Colton Ryan, Amandla Stenberg, and Nik Dodani.

The music and lyrics for the 2015 stage musical were written by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Steven Levenson, who wrote the book for the stage musical, also wrote the script for this upcoming film adaptation. Stephen Chbosky, most well known for directing and writing The Perks of Being a Wallflower as well as writing the screenplay for Rent and Beauty and the Beast, is slated to direct.

Dear Evan Hansen is produced by Marc Platt and Adam Siegel and is executive produced by Michael Bederman, Levenson, Pasek, and Paul.