Even before the book Nightbitch by Rachel Yoder was published, its rights were acquired by Annapurna Pictures and Bond Street Entertainment, owned by Amy Adams and Stacy O’Neil, joined them. Amy Adams has both acted in and co-produced the film. It has been made under the direction of Marielle Heller. Soon before the production began, Searchlight Pictures purchased the film rights for $25 million.
What is the Release Date of Nightbitch?
The makers are yet to announce an official release date for Nightbitch. Considering that the filming of the movie began in October 2022 in Los Angeles and the ongoing strikes in the movie industry, we can expect the movie to be released in 2024. The movie will be released on Hulu.
Cast and Makers of Nightbitch
Amy Adams will play the role of the lead character in the movie. She is a versatile actress and proved her mettle in several movies and series, including American Hustle, Sharp Objects, and more. She portrayed the role of a disturbed journalist named Camille in Sharp Objects, who returns to her hometown to cover a murder while facing her own demons of the past. Her portrayal of Camille won her numerous accolades, including the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Movie or Miniseries and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television.
Besides her, a few other actors who have a prominent role in the film include Scoot McNairy, Ella Thomas, Garrett C. Phillips, and Mary Holland.
The movie has been directed by Marielle Heller and co-produced by Megan Ellison, Marielle Heller, Anne Carey, Amy Adams, Stacy O’Neil, Christina Oh, Adam Paulsen
and Sue Naegle. The distributor of the movie is Hulu.
What is the Plot of Nightbitch?
The character played by Amy Adams in Nightbitch is that of a stay-at-home mother who used to be a famous artist but gave up her career to raise her little child. She feels alone and frustrated because her husband is frequently absent. She begins to change strangely, developing a furry patch on her neck, pointed fangs, and even a tail. She joins a bizarre mommy group with secrets after discovering a fascinating book at the library – A Field Guide to Magical Women: A Mythical Ethnography.
The novel explores issues like individual identity, the demands of motherhood, and the value of art while blending family drama, psychological issues, and dark comedy. It has received positive reactions from critics who find the novel to be tackling these elements in a unique way.
Is there a Trailer for Nightbitch?
The makers are yet to release any trailers or first look for this movie.
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