Hope the Dolphin

Quick Facts About Hope

Species: Atlantic bottlenose dolphin.

Sex: Female.

Origin:  Indian River Lagoon, FL.

Rescue Date: December 11, 2010.

Age: 9 (Birthday: Est. October 11, 2010).

Diet: Capelin, silversides and herring.

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Dolphin Tale was produced by Warner Brothers and Alcon Entertainment and released nationwide in theaters around the world on September 23, 2011. Winter played herself in Dolphin Tale, together with Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Harry Connick, Jr., Kris Kristofferson, Cozi Zuehlsdorff and Nathan Gamble. CMA was closed to the public for three months while filming was underway; however, CMA remained a 24-hour working animal hospital during this time.
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