Isabelle Fuhrman on board Jordan Gertner’s action-adventure picture ‘Sheroes’ amid awards buzz for ‘The Novice’


EXCLUSIVE: Isabelle Fuhrmann (The beginner, Orphaned) has signed up to play Sheroes, an action adventure picture directed by spring breakers Manufacturer Jordan Gertnerwhich will go into production in Thailand later this month.

The film, written by Gertner, accompanies four friends on their way to a hedonistic adventure in paradise. As they quickly come in over their heads, each girl is called upon to use her own unique skills, do whatever she can to get out alive and, if possible, stay friends.

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Fuhrman will play Ezra, an aspiring actress who leaves a trail of chaos and chaos on this wild ride.

Gertner produces the picture in which Wallis Day also plays the main role (Batwoman, krypton), Skai Jackson (The man in the white van, Dragons: rescue rider), Sasha Luss (Valerian and the city of a thousand planets) and Jack Keysy (Claws, Deadpool 2).

Fuhrman’s latest casting takes place in the middle of the awards ceremony for which it is her turn The beginner, the title of IFC Films by writer and director Lauren Hadaway that was released in theaters and on digital and VOD platforms last month. In the drama, based on Hadaway’s personal experiences, she portrays queer college freshman Alex Dall, who joins her university’s rowing team and takes an obsessive physical and psychological journey to make it onto the top college boat. The actress won the Tribeca Film Festival’s award for Best Actress on the film’s debut there last year and was also nominated for an Independent Spirit Award, with Leonardo DiCaprio among those who commented on the strength of her performance.

Fuhrman found her breakout role in Jaume Collet-Serra’s psychological horror film Orphaned, produced by DiCaprio, and will soon appear in its sequel alongside Julia Stiles Orphan: First Kill for outstanding players. (Watch an exclusive conversation on The beginner between Fuhrman and Stiles above.) The actress was also on Showtime’s previously Master of sexuality, as well as such films as The hunger Games and After Earth.

Fuhrman is represented by Luber Roklin Entertainment and UTA; Day of UTA and Hamilton Hodell in the UK; Jackson from Paradigm, Lighthouse Management & Media and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller; Luss from ICM Partners and Artist International Group; and Kesy from Paradigm, Luber Roklin Entertainment, and Brecheen Feldman Breimer.


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