The Host (2012)
Character: Melanie Stryder
Director: Andrew Niccol
Writers: Andrew Niccol (screenplay), Stephenie Meyer (novel)
Other Cast: Max Irons, Jake Abel, Diane Kruger and William Hurt
Release Date: 29 March 2013
Genre: Sci-Fi | Thriller
One soul, the Wanderer, is fused with a captured human named Melanie Stryder, in an attempt to locate the last pocket of surviving humans on Earth.
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Trivia & Facts
· Dianna Agron auditioned for the role of Melanie Stryder.
· In the novel, when Melanie is forcing memories upon Wanda, she mentions Jared’s reservations of their relationship because of their age difference. At this point she was 17 and Jared was 26. This is the exact age of the actors portraying these characters; Saoirse Ronan and Max Irons.
Quotes from the character
Quotes from Saoirse
Quotes from Cast & Crew
“In the screen tests, she’s so good, it’s unnerving…”
- Max Irons
Awards & Nominations