according to deadline, Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan will be starring in she said, spotlight/All the president’s men– styling of the book She said: Destroy the sexual harassment stories that helped spark the movement. First announced in 2018, the book was written by Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor, two women who wrote. New York Times Stories about sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein That helped kick-start his breakup and lead to the eventual rise of the #MeToo movement. deadline It said the “movie’s impetus” was not Weinstein, but “a team of all-female journalists striving through threats of prosecution and intimidation” to tell the story. That being said, Weinstein would have appeared as a character and no word on who would play him. (No word yet on who will play Ronan Farrow, who at least deserves a cameo in this story for His own work to reveal Weinstein.)
This will be the first time Mulligan and Kazan have starred together in a movie. But they previously worked together in 2008 on the Broadway production of seagulland Mulligan starred in Paul Dano’s 2018 film. wild animalswhich was co-written by Kazan she said Based on the role of Oscar-winning Rebecca Lenkiewicz (Ida) and will be directed by eccentricof Maria Schrader
We’ve already pointed this out in 2018, but it’s worth pointing out again: when the allegations against Weinstein resounded first. New York Times The story was published his attempts to abolish them. It involved saying that the story was “good” until he wanted to “buy the movie rights”. Sentenced to 23 years in prisonBut the film rights to this “good” story were chosen by Annapurna and Brad Pitt’s Plan B, and the film now features two famous stars.