Father-Daughter Duo Ethan and Maya Hawke Are Bringing Their Jokes To the Big Screen

Molly Houghton

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Get ready to laugh along with Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke and his actress/model daughter, Maya Hawke. The two are set to star together in a coming-of-age comedy. There's no stopping this power family!

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Maya has been cast as the protagonist in Revolver, a romantic coming-of-age story with a hilarious twist. Hawke will play Jane, a teenager living in Anchorage, Alaska, in 1966. The plot centers around the teen as she lives an everyday, quiet life. Until the unthinkable happens.

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A flight to Japan needs to stop in the Alaskan town. The twist is that the plane carries the iconic 1960s band, The Beatles. Beatlemania soon takes over the city's residents. That's when the fun starts, as Maya's character comes up with a wild plan involving one of the legendary band members.

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Jane, the Alaskan adolescent, wants to get intimate with George Harrison. The film will follow the adventures of the teenage girl as she embarks on the near-impossible journey. It's unclear what role Ethan Hawke will take on, but it's unlikely to be Harrison's character.

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Maya Hawke's latest project was a role in Gia Coppola's Mainstream, which showed at the Venice Film Festival. The actress also recently appeared on the third season of the hit show Stranger Things. The young star has big shoes to fill in Hollywood.

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Ethan Hawke most recently worked on the 2020 movie Tesla. Currently, he stars in, co-writes, and produces the acclaimed Showtime series The Good Lord Bird. We can't wait to see what the Hollywood big name and his daughter will bring us! It certainly seems talent is in their DNA.