Fahrenheit 451: Lilly Singh Joins Cast For HBO Film

Deadline and Variety are reporting that Lilly Singh is the latest name to join the cast of HBO Films adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s classic novel Fahrenheit 451.


The drama based on Bradbury’s 1953 dystopian novel depicts a future where media is an opiate, history is outlawed and ‘firemen’ burn books. A young fireman named Montag forsakes his world, battles his mentor Beatty and struggles to regain his humanity.


YouTube personality Lilly Singh (whose credits include Ice Age: Collision Course and Bad Moms) will be playing the role of Raven, a tabloid vlogger who works with the fire department to spread the ministry’s propaganda by broadcasting their book-burning raids to fans. Ramin Bahrani is attached to direct the telepic and co-write the script with Amir Naderi. David Coatsworth will serve as a producer on the project, while Michael B. Jordan will serve as an executive producer under his Outlier Productions banner alongside Brace Cove Productions’ Sarah Green, Alan Gasmer and Peter Jaysen.


Lilly Singh will be joining a cast that includes Michael ShannonMichael B. Jordan and Sofia Boutella.


2 responses to “Fahrenheit 451: Lilly Singh Joins Cast For HBO Film

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