Released Date
April 4, 2003
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Comedy
Rating
PG
Budget
$25,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$36,105,433 + $14,626,706 = $50,732,139
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Amanda Bynes

as Daphne Reynolds Dashwood

1962-2020

Kelly Preston

as Libby Reynolds

61

Colin Firth

as Henry Dashwood

41

Oliver James

as Ian Wallace

74

Jonathan Pryce

as Alistair Payne

87

Eileen Atkins

as Jocelyn Dashwood

About What a Girl Wants

An American teenager learns that her father is a wealthy British politician running for office. Although she is eager to find him, she realizes it could cause a scandal and cost him the election.

About

American teenager Daphne goes to London to find her father, and she learns he is a man running for political office. Daphne wants to create a relationship with her father but maybe she just doesn't belong.

Trivia

The film is based on the play titled The Reluctant Debutante by William Douglas-Homev. The film premiered on Amanda Bynes' seventeenth birthday.