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Jason and Alexis: Is Ben Platt too old to play Evan Hansen reprising his role in upcoming movie?

Ben Platt
Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals 2020 Man of the Year, Ben Platt speaks during a news conference after receiving the Pudding Pot in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

The movie trailer for “Dear Evan Hansen” just released features Ben Platt reprising his stage role. He’s 27-years-old playing a high schooler. Is he too old to play Evan?

One of us says yes, the other no.

What say you?

Plus, what Ben did to prepare for the role. And here’s what people are tweeting that cracked us up!