Amara miller is moving from hawaii to the white house. The descendants is one of my favorite films of the year. He is preparing to sell the area, and make millions for everyone in the. The descendants george clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller. The descendants recording 1 edition published in 2012 in english and held by 1 worldcat member library worldwide. With george clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, nick krause.
Fox searchlight pictures twentieth century fox home entertainment, inc matt king is an indifferent. Hemmings grew up in hawaii and lives with her husband and daughter in san francisco. I actually saw the descendants film before i picked up the novel, and i. Though his family comes with a unique ancestral history, matt king comes to realise that all he has given his girls is a story and he has never given of himself. Amara miller talks the descendants 8 years ago 1 02.
Her work has been published in z oetrope, best american new voices, and best american nonrequired reading. George clooney, shailene woodley and amara miller in the descendants. I have seen the film 3 times now and read the book upon which it is based. Amara miller born may 4, 2000 is an american child actress who earned a phoenix film critics society award nomination for best performance by a youth in a supporting role for her debut role as scottie king in the academy awardwinning film the descendants miller lives in pacific grove, california, with her parents, ahnalisa and michael miller. With elizabeth in a coma in queens hospital, matt is forced to confront scotties inappropriate and alexs selfdestructive behaviors. Helped organize a fundraiser to support the environmental cause the plastic pollution coalition. A land baron tries to reconnect with his two daughters after his wife is seriously injured in a boating accident. The young actress, who made her hollywood debut as george clooney s precocious daughter in the descendants, has been tapped to costar in. Alexander paynes indie comedydrama the descendants 2011 is a beautifully made film with plenty to laugh along with while you cry during the dramatic segments. The descendants 2011 george clooney shailene woodley. The descendants actress amara miller joins nbcs 1600. The descendants one disc bluraybd50 1080p2011 george clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, nick krause, patricia hastie actor, alexander payne director format. Overall i enjoyed reading this book and enjoyed the story. Married to elizabeth for many years, the kings have two daughters, alex shailene woodley and scottie amara miller, but life has been challenging of late.
The novel that inspired the oscarnominated motion picture starring george clooney. George clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, et al. The descendants feels true and just so the good men. In the book, the last surviving member of the kamehameha dynasty is. Descendants books disney books disney publishing worldwide. Based on kaui hart hemmings novel of the same name, the descendants is a comedydrama film. The descendants stars george clooney, shailene woodley, beau bridges, robert forster, judy greer, matthew lillard, nick krause, amara miller, mary birdsong, rob huebel, patricia hastie, is directed by alexander payne and you can order your copy of the movie here.
Its an alexander payne movie, so cue the anger, the yelling and some yokel dolted side players, but its in hawaii, so lifes a breeze, right its not we mentioned it was an al payne movie, right. Twentieth century fox home entertainment, inc matt king is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to reexamine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of. She talks about the movie storyline, shooting on location, as well as working with her onscreen dad, george clooney and. I loved everything about it and i think its one of george clooneys best roles here are the young stars of the film, nick krause, shailene woodley and amara miller, talking about working with clooney and director alexander payne, their experiences on set and acting insights they gained.
In 1810, king kamehameha unites the hawaiian islands and establishes the kingdom of hawaii. This channel was generated automatically by youtubes video discovery system. From left, george clooney, shailene woodley and amara miller in the. George clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, nick krause, patricia hastie, grace a. Kaui hart hemmings is the author of the critically acclaimed shortstory collection house of thieves. Amara miller is an american child actress who earned a phoenix film critics society award. Had no prior acting experience when she auditioned for the descendants. The descendants star amara miller talks working with george clooney. Amara miller celebrity profile check out the latest amara miller photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at rotten tomatoes. George clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, nick. Matt and elizabeth have two daughters, 10yearold scottie amara miller and 17yearold alex shailene woodley. Matt is not very close to his daughters and refers to himself as the backup parent. The descendants is a 2011 american comedydrama film directed by alexander payne.
Descendants amara miller talks george clooney as a dad. In the descendants, george clooney plays the scion of an old hawaii family with many troubles on his hands. The descendants scottie king 2011 1600 penn marigold gilchrist 201220 a merry friggin christmas pam weinke 2014. The book and movie are about the lastsurviving member of the kamehameha dynasty in hawaii. See more ideas about dove cameron, celebrities and the descendants movie.
The descendants is a really good book about fatherhood and parenthood and the things we pass down to the next generation. Set in hawaii, the descendants is the darkly humorous tale of matthew king george clooney, an absentee father who takes off, with his rebellious daughters in tow, to find his wifes former lover on the island of kauai. Known for the descendants scottie king 2011 1600 penn marigold gilchrist. The descendants by alexander payne alexander payne. Transcript for amara miller s one to watch if first film role is always special for an actor but when your first role is a part in george clooney movie well. Matt king is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to reexamine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of waikiki. The descendants nick krause, shailene woodley and amara. George clooney is a relatively uninvolved dad who has to. The first trailer for the descendants, alexander paynes first feature film as director since sideways in 2004, set up a lot of story.
The film stars george clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, beau bridges, judy greer, matthew lillard, and robert forster, and was released by fox searchlight. Dana ward chats with one of the stars of the descendants, amara miller. Experience a bittersweet drama about a detached fathers attempt to reconnect with his two daughters and. Southern and robert forster star in the descendants. See more ideas about descendants, the descendants 2011 and george clooney.
Contact info view agent, publicist, legal on imdbpro filmography. George clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, nick krause. Amara began his career front cameras debuting in the film the descendants 2011, with george clooney in front of the cast and in which played the younger daughter of clooneys character. Lr actors shailene woodley, george clooney, barbara l. From the celebrated director of sideways alexander payne comes a wonderfully warm and witty film that rolling stone calls damn near perfect. The film stars george clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, beau. When matts wife, elizabeth, ends up in a coma after a waterskiing accident, matt must learn to balance the parenting of his resentful daughters, scottie amara miller and alexandra shailene woodley, the secret life of the american teenager, with the sale of a pristine plot of kauai land that stands to make the king cousins, including. Amara miller hit the jackpot when she was cast to play george clooneys daughter in the descendants.
Amara miller the descendants interview 2011 8 years ago 1 01. Disney publishing participates in affiliate commission programs, including with amazon, which means that we may earn advertising fees from purchases you make from the links on this page. Amara miller is an american child actress who earned a phoenix film critics society award nomination for best performance by a youth in a supporting role for her debut role as scottie king in the academy awardwinning film the descendants. A land baron tries to reconnect with his two daughters after his wife suffers a boating accident. In chapter 7 of the book this movie is adapted from, scottie is wearing a shirt that. The two girls have been behaving badly and matt and elizabeth have been having some problems in their marriage.
Amara miller is so great in a heartwrenching moment as the hospital doctor tells her about her mom. Amara miller hit the jackpot when she was cast to play george clooneys daughter in the descendants to find a young actress who could handle the humor and heartache of playing the pre. Descendants amara miller talks george clooney as a dad home. As they travel together, he learns once again how to be a father and makes a surprising discovery that turns his unusual moral dilemma infinitely more complex. Dvd movies 12 with original volume 1 cd soundtrack disney collection with bonus art card. If you plan to watch descendants 2, i highly recommend that you read this book because it fills in the blanks that i dont think the movie will answer or explain. The descendants 2011 amara miller as scottie king imdb. Selling the land to developers would be lucrative for matt and his cousins. Shailene woodley at an event for the descendants 2011 beau bridges at an event. George clooney gives oscarworthy performance in the. George clooney, shailene woodley, amara miller, nick krause, matthew lillard, robert forster, beau bridges, judy greer.825 710 558 964 396 948 572 660 425 812 420 647 524 1581 1411 682 1008 212 442 1551 914 1269 429 1305 1357 1404 205 369 292 378 965 1047 57 168 1361 696 238 518