Greta Gerwig's reported subsequent undertaking is on observe to be a giant one. The author, director, and actor made historical past final 12 months when she grew to become solely the fifth lady to be nominated for an Academy Award for finest director for Girl Hen. Now, she is likely to be onto one thing simply as wonderful: Columbia Footage' remake of Little Ladies.
Gerwig first joined Columbia's adaptation of Little Ladies in 2016 to do a rewrite of the script's first draft, however Selection studies Sony was so impressed with Girl Hen, executives try to win Gerwig over to make Little Ladies . The corporate is reportedly even ramping up pre-production to compel her to take the lead on the movie.
A number of main actors are mentioned to be in talks to hitch the solid, together with Meryl Streep, Emma Stone, Saoirse Ronan, and Timothée Chalamet. If every part falls into place, this is able to mark a reunion for Ronan and Chalamet, who each starred in Gerwig's Girl Hen.
If Gerwig takes on Little Ladies, it will be her second undertaking as a solo director. (She co-directed a movie with Joe Swanberg in 2008.) The novel by Louisa Might Alcott, following 4 sisters in post-Civil Struggle America, has been tailored plenty of instances, with the 1994 adaptation starring Winona Ryder receiving essentially the most consideration.
That is all the data we’ve got to date about this remake, nevertheless it appears to be like prefer it's coming at a handy time for all. Streep will almost definitely wrap work on season two of HBO's Huge Little Lies quickly; Stone's subsequent huge function in The Favorite will hit theaters in November; Ronan not too long ago completed manufacturing in Mary Queen of Scots; and Chalamet not too long ago started filming his subsequent undertaking, Netflix's The King.
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