Deadline reports that Blume has agreed to sell the film rights to her iconic novel, with … Judy Blume’s books are iconic and beloved and because of this, she’s held her work close. I’m going to temple today—with Grandma. Writer and director Kelly Fremon Craig is set to adapt and direct the film, which will be produced by James L. Brooks' Gracie Films. “I didn’t set out to do anything except tell stories as well as I could.” Faced with both rejection and … Girls going through puberty consider Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret is being made into a film - nearly 50 years after it was first published. I was terrified my trip down memory lane would wind up filled with potholes and other bumps in the road that would lessen my enjoyment. Judy Blume has sold more than 85 million books worldwide, but has turned down several offers to … study guide contains a biography of Judy Blume, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. 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It does not yet have a script or distributor. It has stood the test of time and has managed to become an integral part of growing up. Are You There God? I wanted girls to have a good time, I was a girl,” she went on. Lionsgate is developing a movie based on Judy Blume’s novel "Are You There, God? Forty-eight years after its publication, Judy Blume’s seminal young adult novel, Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret. It's Me, Margaret is becoming a movie. Lionsgate Acquires Film Rights to Are You There, God? Variety reports that Kelly Fremon Craig and Lionsgate will develop Judy Blume's novel "Are You There, God? That is until recently, when after nearly five decades, Blume agreed it was time to see her classic novel Are You There God?It’s Me, Margaret (1970) come to life on-screen.. Writer/director Kelly Fremon Craig and producer James L. Brooks, who worked together on the 2016 film … The 1970(?!) I was extremely hesitant to re-read this since it was one of my childhood favorites. But 50 years after publishing one of her most popular novels, Are You There God?It’s Me, Margaret., Blume reveals that she’s ready to hand it over to Hollywood. The novel has been frequently challenged for its bold discussions, and openly discusses the … Kelly Fremon Craig and James L. Brooks of Gracie Films has acquired the Are You There God? Over the years Hollywood has come knocking at her door trying to get the rights to adapt the book into a feature film, but she has always turned them down… until now. “Margaret is going to be the first one, Margaret is going to be a movie,” Blume says on the 2020 Makers Conference stage. Get set to relive your childhood – Judy Blume’s classic teen book Are You There God? Boy was I wrong! EXCLUSIVE: Lionsgate won a multi-studio and streamer auction for the film rights to Judy Blume’s classic novel Are You There, God? (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for MAKERS) “I wanted to show sexuality with responsibility. 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Margaret grapples with some big questions about growing up, including what religion she … It’s Me, Margaret is finally being turned into a film. Judy Blume has granted the rights to the Are You There God It's Me Margaret movie to The Edge of Seventeen team James L. Brooks and Kelly Fremon Craig. It’s Me Margaret is a book almost every woman knows. It's Me, Margaret movie rights to author Judy Blume's 1970 coming-of-age novel. At long last, the great Judy Blume's 1970 YA novel Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret, is to be adapted for cinema. It's Me, Margaret. I spent New Years Eve/New Years Day reading it while I was sick and it was a wonderful distraction. Judy Blume talks about turning "Are You There God? Are You There God? The author has finally said yes and has granted the right to producer James L. Brooks, who has developed films such as … Judy Blume's Are You There God? Lionsgate won the film rights to Judy Blume's book 'Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret" was published 48 years ago, she had declined to offer up the film rights for the story. It’s Me, Margaret" with Kelly Fremon Craig directing. Despite penning a number of iconic novels for … It's Me, Margaret" for the … I loved Margaret just as much now as I did back then. It’s Me, Margaret,” she’s agreed to let it be … She and her friends gossip about the most-developed girl in class, and, at a party, the kids play "Two Minutes in the Closet" and other kissing games. It’s a holiday. The news will thrill anyone who grew up on Blume's books, which include bestselling titles like Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing, Deenie, and Blubber. Edge of Seventeen director Kelly Fremong Craig will direct the first film adaptation of Judy Blume’s Are You There God? … Now, Deadline reports that Blume, 80, … I’m sure this will help me decide what to be. 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