GRETA GERWIG (NANCY TUCKERMAN)
Greta Gerwig has rapidly emerged as one of Hollywood's most sought after auteur
She was most recently seen in Todd Solondz's Wiener-Dog, starring opposite
Danny DeVito, Brie Larson, Ellen Burstyn, Kieran Culkin and Zosia Mamet. The
film debuted at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and was released by IFC Films
and Amazon. Gerwig can also be seen in Rebecca Miller's Maggie's plan, opposite
Ethan Hawke and Julianne Moore.
Additionally, Gerwig recently finished 20th Century Women, costarring Elle
Fanning and Annette Benning, which will premiere at the New York Film Festival
as the Centerpiece in October. Gerwig is currently making her directorial debut
with Ladybird, based on her original screenplay. Saoirse Ronan is set to star,
and Scott Rudin, Eli Bush and Evelyn O'Neill will produce.
Past credits include Mistress America, a comedy in which she starred and
co-wrote with director Noah Baumbach. The film premiered to rave reviews at the
Sundance Film Festival in 2015. Gerwig's previous collaboration with Baumbach,
Frances Ha, earned her Golden Globe "Outstanding Lead Actress in a Motion
Picture, Musical or Comedy" and Broadcast Film Critics' Association Award
nominations. The film, which also earned an Independent Spirit Award nomination
for Best Feature, screened at the 2012 Telluride Film Festival, Toronto Film
Festival and New York Film Festival, and was released by IFC in 2013.
Gerwig received widespread acclaim for her breakout role as "Florence"
opposite Ben Stiller in Greenberg, her first collaboration with writer/director
Noah Baumbach. Her performance earned her several nominations, including a
Gotham Award nomination for Breakthrough Performance and an Independent Spirit
Award nomination for Best Female Lead. Gerwig went on to star alongside Russell
Brand and Helen Mirren in the comedy Arthur, followed by a supporting role in
the romantic comedy No Strings Attached, with Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher.
Further credits include Barry Levinson's THE HUMBLING, opposite Al Pacino and
Dianne Wiest, Woody Allen's To Rome with Love, opposite Alec Baldwin, Jesse
Eisenberg and Ellen Page, Whit Stillman's comedy Damsels in Distress, and the
title character "Lola" in Fox Searchlight's Lola Versus. Gerwig's prior credits
include Ti West's art-house horror House of the Devil, the Duplass brothers'
genre-bending Baghead, Joe Swanberg's Hannah Takes the STAIRS, and Nights and
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