Butler plays Jack Rusoe and Alex Rover in the adventure film, Nim’s Island. Nim Rusoe lives on an island with her scientist father Jack. After Jack doesn’t return home during a terrible storm, Nim seeks the help of her favorite author, Alexandra Rover. Alexandra is reluctant to leave her home, but is persuaded by one of her fictional characters, the adventurous Alex Rover, and the duo heads out to Nim’s magical island. Co-starring Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin.
I think externally I’m more like Alex Rover. I think internally I’m more like Jack. Because you never really climb in a world of Alex Rover so much.