Biographical drama film “Beautiful Boy” by Felix Van Groeningen

Theatrical premiere: October 12, 2018 (United States)
Starring: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, and Amy Ryan

Beautiful Boy

Directed by: Felix Van Groeningen
Screenplay by: Luke Davies and Felix Van Groeningen
Running time: 120 minutes
Budget: $25 million


Based on the best-selling pair of memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years. Starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney and Amy Ryan.

“Beautiful Boy” Trailer

“Beautiful Boy” Cast in Stills

Steve Carell as David Sheff

Biographical drama film "Beautiful Boy" by Felix Van Groeningen

Timothée Chalamet as Nicholas “Nic” Sheff

Biographical drama film "Beautiful Boy" by Felix Van Groeningen

Jack Dylan Grazer as 12-year-old Nic Sheff
Zachary Rifkin as 8-year-old Nic Sheff
Kue Lawrence as 4 and 6-year-old Nic Sheff
Maura Tierney as Karen Barbour-Sheff
Amy Ryan as Vicki Sheff
Kaitlyn Dever as Lauren
Andre Royo as Spencer
Timothy Hutton as Dr. Brown
LisaGay Hamilton as Rose
Amy Forsyth as Diane
Christian Convery as Jasper Sheff
Oakley Bull as Daisy Sheff
Carlee Maciel as Daisy Sheff age 10
Stefanie Scott as Julia
Ricky Low as Destiny

Film stills from “Beautiful Boy”

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