Lois Lowry Endorses THE GIVER Movie

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed new promotional art for The Weinstein Co.’s film adaptation of The Giver. The picture features Brenton Thwaites , Odeya Rush, and author of The Giver, Lois Lowry’s first reaction after seeing the movie.


It’s smart for the filmmakers to use Lowry’s endorsement in promotional material, as the book is beloved by many readers worldwide. The YA novel won the 1994 Newbery Medal, and there are more than 11 million copies in print worldwide, in 21 languages.