• Netflix released the trailer for the film adaptation of Julie Murphy’s 2015 YA bestseller.
• Per the YouTube description: “Directed by Anne Fletcher, DUMPLIN’ follows an outspoken plus-sized teenage girl named Willowdean (Danielle Macdonald
), who’s known as Will to her friends and Dumplin’ to her mother (Jennifer Aniston
), a former beauty queen who now runs the local Miss Teen Blue Bonnet pageant. In her small Texas town, Will confidently ignores comments about her weight and listens to Dolly Parton songs obsessively. But when she decides to enter her mother’s pageant in protest, her bold move encourages other contestants to follow in her footsteps, redefining the town’s traditions in the process.”
• The film also stars Odeya Rush, Harold Perrineau, Dove Cameron, Bex Taylor-Klaus, and Luke Benward.
• The movie will feature new music by Dolly Parton.
• Premieres on Netflix December 7source