“Heart of the movie”- ‘Damsel’ Director Fresnadillo on How Millie Bobby Brown Takes Centre Stage in the Upcoming Fantasy Adventure

Published 11/20/2023, 11:31 PM EST

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Millie Bobby Brown started her acting career early and made a name even earlier. Her potency to decode varied genres was evidenced by her depiction in Stranger Things and Enola Holmes. While fans are waiting for Eleven to break a leg for the finale, the surrounding anticipation presenting a diverse portrayal in Juan Carlos Fresnadillo’s Damsel is now keeping them on a high tide. 

Even with high hopes of expectancy, the pushback whispers of Damsel nudged sounder anticipation. Especially now more than ever, given the filmmaker teased the fandom with Millie Bobby Brown taking primacy for the film.

Fresnadillo tags Millie Bobby Brown as the “heart of the movie”

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Millie Bobby Brown took the central stage in Stranger Things with Eleven’s psychokinetic portrayal in people’s minds. And it seems she’s all set to do with Damsel as well as the director, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo, talked about it. He said that the actress was “the heart of the movie,” in an interview with Tudum. Further, he also pledged his audience to keep an “open mind”.

Fresnadillo also ensured that her portrayal would be nothing similar to the roles she has played, despite the genre. He also praised Millie Bobby Brown for acquiring the “quality” of the stars at such an early period. While her take on fantasy drama is enlivening yet again in Damsel, her depiction as a traditional princess is making fans count days.

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Having mounted the hopes of the world, it would be a good time to see when the fantasy realm unveils.

When will Fresnadillo’s Damsel release?

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Juan Carlos Fresnadillo also mentioned, This is a journey that’s going to take you into a universe that you thought you knew.” If that is not the cue for something new, it is hard to envision what is. With the promise of attaining something different also comes expectations for it to be unleashed sooner. Initially, Damsel was supposed to hit Netflix by October 2023. 

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Even though Damsel’s official teaser is out, with the strike apocalypse taking prominence, the movie had to be delayed. Reports suggest that the film will readily take release on the giant streamer by 2024. To witness the diversity in fantasy adventures, one cannot miss Millie Bobby Brown’s feature in Damsel as it soars the hopes of the people.

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What do you think of Fresnadillo’s comments about Millie Bobby Brown taking centrality in Damsel? Let us know in the comments below!

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Anushka Bhattacharya

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I'm Anushka Bhattacharya, an entertainment journalist at Netflix Junkie. Armed with a degree in literature, I once wielded my words to catalyze change within society through my work with NGOs. However, as I stumbled into the exuberant hole of crime thrillers and documentaries on Netflix, it was love at first sight and pushed me into entertainment journalism.

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