Alias actress, Jennifer Garner stars in this summers’ disney feel-good flick, The Odd Life of Timothy Green opposite Joel Edgerton. The leading child star, CJ Adams attended the red – or, green carpet event at the El Capitain theatre in Hollywood for the premiere on Monday (August 6).
The actress and mother of three looked stunning in her grecian style draped red Lanvin dress and adorned with Neil Lane Jewelery as she smiled for the cameras alongside her co-star.
The film focuses on the tale of a couple who have their hearts set on having children to grow their family however they have issues conceiving and are still hopeful. Cindy (Garner) and Jim (Edgerton) Green decide to bury a chest containing traits in their dream child in hopes for their luck to change for the better. The couple is granted their wish and a young boy appears from their garden overnight . The boy borne a force of nature, named Timothy (Adams) grew plant-like legs and is in need of nurturing when he meets the Greens.
Garner indicates that she wanted to honor her friends who are having fertility issues through this film. “I have even more friends who’ve struggled with fertility since [the 2007 comedy] Juno, and if anything, I just brought an even deeper respect for the frustration and the heartbreak and everything they go through”
“It was helpful to have been a mom a couple of times over when I made this movie.” Garner adds. Her and husband, Ben Affleck welcomed their son, Samuel into the world in February after the shoot of the walt disney film.
Edgerton opened up to ABC about the anticipated family film. ”On one hand, it has a lot of soft edges and it’s for everybody. But I think it’s really kind of brave to make a movie like that right now”.
The film hits theaters nationwide August 15.