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NEWS: Greta Gerwig to Write Disney’s Live-Action ‘Snow White’ Film

Disney has been remaking a lot of its animated classics into live-action films over the past several years. Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Aladdin, and more have all gotten the live-action treatment. One of the upcoming movies that will be remade is Snow White! We already know who is playing Snow White and the Evil Queen, but who is writing the movie? Well, we just found out!
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Heigh-Ho! Greta Gerwig is Penning the Script for Disney’s Live-Action Snow White Remake

It’s an especially high-stakes project for Disney. In the pantheon of classic Disney princesses, Snow White holds a special place. Inspired by the Brothers Grimm story of the same name, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves famously became the first-ever animated film to hit cinemas when it premiered in 1937, going on to influence directors ranging from Orson Welles to Federico Fellini. As New York Times critic Frank S. Nugent tellingly wrote in his ’30s review, “If you miss it, you’ll be missing the 10 best pictures of 1938.” Walt Disney’s take on the 19th-century German fairytale ultimately became the highest-grossing film ever at that point—cementing his status as a Hollywood power-player in the process.
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Greta Gerwig Is Writing The 'Snow White' Musical Movie

Few things have me more excited than the upcoming Barbie movie — a sentence I would’ve never imagined myself typing several years ago. But with a cast that includes two-time Oscar nominee Margot Robbie in the titular role and fellow two-time Oscar nominee Ryan Gosling as her doting partner Ken, I can’t help but be pumped. Even more thrilling is the involvement of writer-director Greta Gerwig, who’s already proven how great she is at breathing new life into old stories.
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Women Director Spotlight: Greta Gerwig

Greta Gerwig (left) directing Saoirse Ronan (right) on the set of "Little Women" (2019). By Courtesy of Wilson Webb/Columbia Pictures. Greta Gerwig, despite only solo-directing two films, has become a mighty force in the industry. With additional experience in acting, screenwriting, and producing, her list of accolades has grown into the hundreds, including Oscar nominations for the coming-of-age masterpieces “Lady Bird” and “Little Women.” She is beloved by audiences, aspiring filmmakers, and actors alike, admired for her creativity and — most importantly — kindness.
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‘The Ghost & Molly McGee’ Renewed For Season 2 At Disney Channel Ahead Of Premiere; Kelsey Grammer, Natasha Rothwell & Greta Gerwig Join As Guest Stars

EXCLUSIVE: Disney Channel is doubling down on its upcoming animated series The Ghost and Molly McGee. The kids’ network has handed the series a second season renewal ahead of its premiere on October 1. The pick-up comes as the network adds a list of A-list guest stars to voice the series as well as a number of new series regular voice castings. (You can also see a trailer for the series below.) Kelsey Grammer, Natasha Rothwell, Greta Gerwig, Yvette Nicole Brown and Jane Lynch are among the names to guest in season one. The series follows tween optimist Molly, voiced by Ashly Burch,...
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LITTLE WOMEN Director Greta Gerwig Officially Signs On to Helm Margot Robbie's BARBIE Movie

Greta Gerwig, the director of Lady Bird and Little Woman, has officially signed on to direct Margot Robbie in the feature film adaptation of Mattel’s Barbie. Gerwig has been attached to the project since 2019 as she signed on to co-write the script with Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale, Marriage Story). It was reported that she would end up directing the film, which is obviously exactly what happened.
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Greta Gerwig Tapped To Direct ‘Barbie’ Starring Margot Robbie

WASHINGTON — Oscar-nominated filmmaker Greta Gerwig is set to direct “Barbie,” the highly-anticipated big-screen take on the iconic Mattel doll’s story, starring Margot Robbie. As per a news report, Gerwig has been on board the Warner Bros. project since 2019, when the actor and filmmaker signed on to co-write the...
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The Internet is Here for Margot Robbie Playing Barbie and Greta Gerwig Directing

Mattel really is throwing everything at it’s new Barbie movie. Not only is it starring Margot Robbie, but Greta Gerwig has joined to direct the film. And while details are scarce on what direction they’re going to take this childhood favorite toy, the internet is pretty excited for the possibility of what’s to come. Gerwig has shown her capability when it comes to directing in Little Women and Lady Bird. And Robbie has shown her acting chops in movies like Birds of Prey, I, Tony, and The Wolf on Wall Street.
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Greta Gerwig confirmed to direct Barbie movie

Greta Gerwig is officially directing the 'Barbie' movie. The 'Lady Bird' and 'Little Women' helmer was already on script duties with Noah Baumbach, but now it's been confirmed that the 37-year-old filmmaker will also direct. In an interview with Vogue, Margot Robbie, who will play the iconic toy in the...
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