Ashley Judd Joins the Screenlife YA Drama ‘#FBF’
Ashley Judd is set to star in the upcoming YA drama in screenlife format ‘#FBF’. The film takes place on smartphones and computer screens.
Screenlife allowed the actors to be filmed in their homes in Los Angeles, Nashville, Anaheim, New York and other remote locations amid the pandemic.
‘#FBF’ tells the story of teenager Annie (Cree Cicchino), who accidentally takes her mom’s (Judd) laptop instead of her own while visiting her father in New Jersey. Soon, Annie realizes the laptop is everything she needs to pose as her mom, repair her parents’ failed marriage and encourage them to move back together.
Ilyssa Goodman (“A Cinderella Story”) is directing the film from a screenplay that she wrote with Ashley Peter (“The Morning Show”).
The cast also includes Kylee Russell (“Z-O-M-B-I-E-S”), Emily Skinner (“Andi Mack”), Ciara Riley Wilson (“Kim Possible”), David Barerra (“Generation Kill”) and Maria Canals-Barerra (“Wizards of Waverly Place”).
The film is produced by Bazelevs Studio: Timur Bekmambetov, Adam Sidman and Vicky Petela. Maria Zatulovskaya at Bazelevs are executive producing with Neil Elman, Hannah Pillemer, Tony Vassiliadis and Fernando Szew at MarVista Entertainment; and Tomás Yankelevich, Peter Bevan and Mariana Sanjurjo at Particular Crowd.