The popular YouTuber Dylan Haegens gets his own movie. The Film of Dylan Haegens is in August in premiere and by Dylan himself created, has the distributor Just Film Distribution announced.
“I think it’s really very cool that we are a real feature film. I am now ten years involved with making videos on YouTube and this feels really as a milestone,” said the 25-year-old Dylan, with 1.3 million subscribers one of the largest Dutch YouTubers. “With the film we can even more extract for our viewers and to do things that normal on YouTube is not possible. I hope that the fans a great movie, but we have a lot of confidence.”
Starring in the film is played by Dylan, who will play himself. Other roles are there for Marit Brugman, Teun Peters and Rick Vermeulen, the team behind Dylan. The scenario is written by Michiel Peereboom and the direction is in the hands of Dylan and Bas van Teylingen. The recordings start at the end of april.
A spokesman of Just Film Distribution stresses that it is not an april 1 joke.