BookTok, delight! Colleen Hoovers best selling novel of 2016 it ends with us has been officially adapted for the big screen – with black vivid And Justin Baldoni centralization.
“We have a cast! Our Lily is played by Blake Lively. Blake Lively everyone! She’s my dream Lily,” Hoover revealed via Instagram video in January 2023. “And that’s when I first met Justin Baldoni — who directs the film it ends with us , I immediately wanted him to be Ryle. I just thought that he has got what it takes to play that character. And the good news is that he’s going to be Ryle. I think Justin and Blake have the ability to bring these characters to life and I can’t wait to see you do it.”
The author made the big announcement from her childhood home, sharing that the novel — which focuses on themes of domestic abuse and violence — was based on her own experiences as a child.
“I just want everyone to know how grateful I am for my mother, who got us out of a scary situation when I was little and brought us into this home that didn’t have much but love and happiness.” was full of.” he explained at the time. “So thank you, Mom, for making this very difficult decision. … The fact that we are now talking about a film based on a book inspired by my mother is bitter. so many people have suffered [what she did], but to know that my mom’s decision has helped so many people out there. I love you mom.”
Released in 2016, it ends with us became a cultural phenomenon on social media and the best-selling print book of 2022. novel remained on top new York Times Bestseller list for over 90 weeks.
The story is about a girl named Lily who has just arrived and is ready to start her life after college. After meeting a doctor named Ryle – who swears by the “no girlfriends” rule – Both start falling in love with each other. as things change Suddenly, Lily’s first love, Atlas, reappears in her life and challenges her new relationship.
The novel was selected by Baldoni in 2019 , who is both the film’s director and star – and Wayfarer Studios, with Hoover serving as a consultant. Christie Room Write script.
“Sorry to tease… ? @colleenhoover… are you ready to make #ItEndsWithUs?” jane the virgin The alum endorsed TikTok in January 2022 after reading the first draft of the script.
Baldoni returned to social media two months later to reassure fans that he is well aware of the importance of keeping the adaptation true to the book. “Don’t worry, I see everything you all tag me in ???,” she wrote via TikTok alongside a clip of herself frantically typing “trying to keep up with everyone Did” it ends with us Casting, scene and song request.
in July 2022 five feet away The producers and Hoover teamed up and selected 10 lucky fans to read the film’s script together, giving them a chance to share their reactions to the adaptation.
“Thank you so much to the thousands of fans in LA it ends with us To present and to the ten people we handpicked to join us for a special reading of the script,” he captioned a recap of the event via TikTok at the time. “Your response and support has been incredible! Thanks to you, we are one step closer to making this movie! We are so excited! more to come!”
For her part, Hoover shared in January 2023 that she would give fans as much information as possible during the film’s production. “I’ll do my best to try to get as much footage as possible for you guys without taking you off set,” she joked via Instagram.
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