Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein want “Booksmart” to be an anthem for this generation

Justin Kaufmann

Kaitlyn Dever, Justin Kaufmann and Beanie Feldstein

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The tremendous actresses Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein join Justin on Extension 720 to discuss their new film, “Booksmart.” Kaitlyn and Beanie talk about how they got involved with this movie, how the story is ultimately about a beautiful friendship, the way they were able to capture the emotion in the film, if they knew about the tradition of the high school party movie, the possibility that the movie could become a generational anthem, the amazing ensemble involved in the film, how the movie avoided clichés and how they relate to their characters in the film.

This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers.  Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.

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