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How to Build a Girl (2019)

| Comedy | 2019 (USA)
The novel charts the journey of teenager Johanna Morrigan, who reinvents herself as Dolly Wilde: fast-talking, lady sex-adventurer, moves to London, and gets a job as music critic in the ... See full summary »

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Coky Giedroyc

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Caitlin Moran (based on the novel by), Caitlin Moran (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
Emma Thompson ... Amanda
Jameela Jamil
Beanie Feldstein ... Johanna Morrigan
Alfie Allen ... John Kite
Lucy Punch
Chris O'Dowd
Sharon Horgan ... Sylvia Plath
Frank Dillane
Paddy Considine
Sue Perkins ... Emily Bronte
Sarah Solemani ... Angie
Edward Bluemel ... Manager
Joanna Scanlan
Tadhg Murphy ... Andy Rock
Laurie Kynaston ... Krissi Morrigan
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The novel charts the journey of teenager Johanna Morrigan, who reinvents herself as Dolly Wilde: fast-talking, lady sex-adventurer, moves to London, and gets a job as music critic in the hope of saving her poverty stricken family in Wolverhampton. Written by variety

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