How are you, dear children?
Like, how exactly are we supposed to believe 27-year-old star Ben Platt is a teenager, when he clearly isn’t?
In the film adaptation of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Ben reprizes his role as socially anxious high school student Evan Hansen, the role that first rocketed him to prominence.
There were a lot of jokes about it:
This fan even came prepared with an alternate casting choice:
And while it’s pretty hard to get past it, this fan has reminded everyone that we seem to be handling it very well on other shows:
Dear Evan Hansen hits theaters on September 24. Are you going to watch it? Let us know in the comments below, and if you liked what you read, give these Twitter users a follow up to make your timeline a more fun place!
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