Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Justin Kelly and written by Justin Kelly and Savannah Knoop. The film stars Kristen Stewart as Knoop, who pretended to be a transgender boy named Jeremiah "Terminator" LeRoy on the internet and in the book Girl Boy Girl. The film also stars Laura Dern, Jim Sturgess, and Dan Stevens. The film follows Knoop's life as LeRoy, from her early days as a teenager in the 1990s to her eventual exposure as a fraud in the early 2000s. The film also explores Knoop's relationship with her mother, her struggles with gender identity, and her eventual acceptance of her true self. Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy was released in the United States on November 2, 2018. The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising Stewart's performance and others criticizing the film's focus on Knoop's relationship with her mother.

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JT LeRoy (2018)

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Drama · 1h 48m · 4/26/2019

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Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Justin Kelly and written by Justin Kelly and Savannah Knoop. The film stars Kristen Stewart as Knoop, who pretended to be a transgender boy named Jeremiah "Terminator" LeRoy on the internet and in the book Girl Boy Girl. The film also stars Laura Dern, Jim Sturgess, and Dan Stevens. The film follows Knoop's life as LeRoy, from her early days as a teenager in the 1990s to her eventual exposure as a fraud in the early 2000s. The film also explores Knoop's relationship with her mother, her struggles with gender identity, and her eventual acceptance of her true self. Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy was released in the United States on November 2, 2018. The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising Stewart's performance and others criticizing the film's focus on Knoop's relationship with her mother.

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Cast
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Kristen Stewart

Savannah Knoop
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Diane Kruger

Eva
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Laura Dern

Laura Albert
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Jim Sturgess

Geoffrey Knoop
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Courtney Love

Sasha
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Stella Maxwell

Sophie
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Kelvin Harrison Jr.

Sean
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Arden Alfonso

Waitress
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Andres Collantes

Party Goer #2
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Adam Hurtig

John Bradwell
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David Lawrence Brown

Bruce
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Steve Pacaud

Geoffreys Bar Friend
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Alicia Johnston

Isabelle
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Will Woytowich

Cassian
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Craig Haas

Ennio
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Jaydee-Lynn McDougall

Party Girl
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Gino Anania

Street Kid
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Jeff Reyes

Queer Kid
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Charlene Tanner

Press Photographer
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Burt Lancon

Book Publisher
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Ryan Bennett

Extra
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Michael Manuel Oliveira

Red Carpet Patron
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Cam Gates

Bar Patron
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Scott Carnegie

Party Attendant (uncredited)
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Jim Kirby

Press Conference Attendee (uncredited)
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Lorrie Papadopoulos

Book Reading Attendee (uncredited)
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Suzanne Riemer

Party Attendant (uncredited)
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C.J. Romero

Party Attendant (uncredited)
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Dennis Scullard

Book Reading Attendee (uncredited)
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Derek James Trapp

Savannah's Doorman (uncredited)
Crew
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Justin Kelly

Director
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Justin Kelly

Writer
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Savannah Knoop

Writer
Disc Releases
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J.T. Leroy

(DVD, Clamshell)

6/4/2019

Disc Title Front Cover

JT Leroy

(Blu-ray)

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