Toni Collette joins cast of Ben Lewin’s Please Stand By
Toni Collette has joined the cast of Please Stand By, the next film from Australian director Ben Lewin (Seachange, Paperback Romance) after his critically-acclaimed The Sessions in 2012.
Collette joins River Alexander, her The Way Way Back co-star, as well as Dakota Fanning and Alice Eve.
Fanning plays “a brilliant young woman with autism who escapes her care home and embarks on a road trip of a lifetime: to enter her script into a Hollywood competition.”
Collette will play her caregiver.
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