Laura Dern has entered talks to join Meryl Streep in filmmaker Greta Gerwig’s upcoming film adaptation of “Little Women”.
The story is based on the classic Louisa May Alcott novel about the March sisters: Amy (Florence Pugh), Jo (Saoirse Ronan), Meg (Emma Stone) and Beth (Eliza Scanlen) in post-Civil War America. Timothee Chalamet and James Norton are also confirmed to be in talks to join the cast.
Gerwig herself is adapting the script and directing while Amy Pascal, Denise Di Novi and Robin Swicord will produce. The film opens Christmas Day 2019.