Japanese Breakfast’s Michelle Zauner has introduced an open casting name for the lead position of sure, Michelle Zauner herself within the big-screen adaptation of her 2021 memoir, Crying in H Mart. With a caption of “Who will play Ms Breakfast?,” she posted a name on Instagram for a Korean American between the ages of 18 and 25 for the position. See extra particulars on Instagram.
Will Sharpe, who starred within the second season of The White Lotus and directed Nick Collapse The Electrical Lifetime of Louis Wain, is slated to direct Crying in H Mart. Its casting director is Stranger Issues’ Carmen Cuba; no different casting or manufacturing particulars have but been revealed. The guide, which expanded on a 2018 essay Zauner wrote for The New Yorker, debuted at No. 2 on The New York Occasions’ Hardcover Nonfiction Greatest Vendor record upon its publication. Final yr, Zauner made Time’s annual record of the 100 most influential folks.