Ben Platt on Evan Hansen

Watch Now: Ben Platt Talks Recreating Evan Hansen for the Screen

The film adaptation of Dear Evan Hansen is almost here and Ben Platt is putting on the striped polo again to take his Tony Award-winning performance to the screen. Check out this featurette of Platt reflecting on playing the character once more, featuring members of the film cast praising his performance and what he does with the role of Evan Hansen. The film and the soundtrack will be released on September 24.

Dear Evan Hansen stars Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt, six-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams, Oscar winner Julianne Moore, Kaitlyn Dever (Booksmart), Amandla Stenberg (The Hate U Give), Colton Ryan (Apple TV+’s Little Voice), Nik Dodani (Netflix’s Atypical), DeMarius Copes (Broadway’s Mean Girls), and Danny Pino (NBC’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit).

Dear Evan Hansen is set to resume Broadway performances at the Music Box Theatre on December 11. Jordan Fisher will return to the title role, which he was playing at the time of the shutdown.

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