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At Monday’s premiere for the film at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood California Davis joined her co-stars as they walked the red carpet. In the movie which is based on the book by Orson Scott Card, a teenager (Butterfield) is tasked with saving the human race from an impending alien attack. At the event the Oscar nominee had nothing but praise for the movie’s young actors in an interview with Hip Hollywood.
“They come in with such enthusiasm about the work and they come in 100-percent where as you, you know you kinda get just jaded after a while being in this business and a little bit cynical and they remind you of why you are actually became an actor to begin with.”
“Ender’s Game” opens nationwide Friday, Nov.1.