Jaeden Lieberher on Playing a Boy with Super Powers in ‘Midnight Special’
Jaeden Lieberher, who won praise for his breakout role in St. Vincent, is a large part of what makes Midnight Special so touching. You can’t help but feel for Alton even though he may pose a threat to those around him. In this video interview with the talented young actor, he spoke about playing a character who’s shrouded in mystery and the physicality of the role. He also noted how helpful it was to work with realistic special effects as opposed to CGI.