Indie Drama ABE Casts Noah Schnapp As Star


Noah Schnapp best known for Netflix’s Stranger Things has been announced as the lead in indie drama Abe.

Abe which is currently filming in New York follows a 12 year old boy with a passion for cooking who has never known a family dinner without arguments. The son of a mixed marriage between a Jewish mother and Islamic father, aspires to unify his family by cooking a dinner. He learns how to cook with Chico, a Brazilian chef, who cooks acarajé in multi-cultural pop-up restaurants around Brooklyn.

Brazilian director Fernando Grostein Andrade (Wandering HeartQuebrando o Tabu) is attached to direct the film, which is shooting in New York.