Whether we like it or not, the One Direction fanfiction based movie, After, is getting a sequel. Despite the fanfic being a five part series, fans never expected one One Direction fanfiction movie, let alone a sequel. After the success of Fifty Shades of Grey—the sexy trilogy based off of Twilight fanfiction—and the recent mention of a certain type of fanfiction in HBO’s Euphoria, it seems as though fangirls and fanboys will never escape the 2012 Wattpad days of reading and writing about our favorite stars and (your name here).
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Rumors of Anna Todd’s fanfiction becoming a feature film surfaced long before the film’s release on April 12. Now, only three months later, casting updates for the sequel, After We Collided, are being released. The first After followed Josephine Langford’s Tessa as she became entranced with Hardin, played by Hero FiennesTiffin, based on (you guessed it) Harry Styles.
The After movie Instagram posted a video of Dylan Sprouse, announcing he will be playing “F-ing Trevor,” referring to Hardin’s disapproving nickname for this character. Based on the character name alone, it’s safe to assume a love triangle may ensue.
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Hoping to score better than the 18% on Rotten Tomatoes that After raked up, After We Collided does not yet have a release date. In the meantime, fans can scour Wattpad to find the next fanfiction-turned-motion-picture box office hit.
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