In 2017, Greta Gerwig wrote and directed the well-received film Lady Bird. It was a film that earned her attention, even as her first solo directorial debut, and earned her nominations at the Oscars for both her directing and her script. Now, two years later, she hopes to repeat that success with her own adaptation of the classic 1868 Louisa May Alcott-written novel Little Women. In addition to bringing back her Lady Bird star Saoirse Ronan, Gerwig assembles a large and recognizable ensemble, brought attention to with the new trailer for the film that was released today. Check it out below:
Little Women co-stars Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, Timothée Chalamet, Laura Dern, Meryl Streep, James Norton, Louis Garrel, Bob Odenkirk, Chris Cooper, and Abby Quinn. It is scheduled to hit theaters December 25th.