Dumplin' Movie

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Who's Involved:

Danielle Macdonald, Jennifer Aniston, Anne Fletcher, Kristin Hahn, Luke Benward, Georgie Flores, Michael Costigan, Dove Cameron, Bex Taylor-Klaus, Maddie Baillio, Ginger Min, Danny Nozell

Release Date:

Friday, December 7, 2018 (Netflix)
Friday, December 7, 2018 (Limited)

brief strong language

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Dumplin’ (Danielle Macdonald) is the plus-size, teenage daughter of a former beauty queen (Jennifer Aniston), who signs up for her mom’s pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town.

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Who stars in Dumplin': Cast List

"Just Go With It" , "Friends (Reunion Special)"  

"White Girl Problems" , "Every Secret Thing"  

... Odeya Rush

"The Angry Birds Movie 2" , "Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors [TV Movie]"  

"Wildcat" , "Grand Isle"  

"Hellfest" , "Blackbird"  


Who's making Dumplin': Crew List

A look at the Dumplin' behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Anne Fletcher last directed Murder Mystery and Hot Pursuit. The film's writer Kristin Hahn last wrote Stargirl.


Kristin Hahn


Michael Costigan

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Watch: Dumplin' Trailers & Videos

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Production: What we know about Dumplin'?

Key Facts

  1. The Dumplin’ Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is includes Dolly Parton’s “Girl In The Movies” and her previously-released collaboration with Sia, “Here I Am.”
  2. Based on novel by Julie Murphy.

Filming Timeline

  1. September 2018: The film was in Completed status.
  2. August 2017: The film was in Production status.
  3. Now filming in Atlanta.

  4. March 2017: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. Eyeing a summer 2017 shoot.

  6. October 2015: The film was in Announced status.
  7. Disney picks up rights to the 2015 novel by Julie Murphy.

Dumplin' Release Date: When was the film released?

Dumplin' was released in 2018 on Friday, December 7, 2018 (Netflix release). There were 15 other movies released on the same date, including Mary Queen of Scots, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle and The Appearance.

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