EMMA STONE AND MERYL STREEP IN TALKS TO JOIN GRETA GERWIG’S FILM ADAPTATION OF ‘LITTLE WOMEN’!

Following the incredible success of Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig is set to direct a film adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel, Little Women.

In talks to star are Saoirse Ronan and Timothee Chalamet, reuniting Gerwig with her Lady Bird cast. Also reportedly in negotiations are Oscar winners Emma Stone and Meryl Streep, along with Florence Pugh.

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Little Women is a coming-of-age tale of sisters Beth, Amy, Jo and Meg, living in Massachusetts in the Civil War era. With their mother on holiday without their minister father, the girls discover first love.

The project follows a 1994 adaptation which starred Kirsten Dunst, Winona Ryder, Susan Sarandon and Christian Bale.

Stone can next be seen in Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite while Streep is currently filming Season 2 of HBO’s Big Little Lies. Chalamet can be seen in the upcoming drama, Beautiful Boy and Ronan in Mary Queen of Scots.

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