A Doll’s House, Part 2 Tony winner Laurie Metcalf and Oscar nominee and Broadway alum Saoirse Ronan star in the upcoming film Lady Bird, written and directed by Greta Gerwig. Take a look at the trailer, which features several stage favorites, above.
In addition to Metcalf and Ronan, who play mother and daughter, the film features Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts, Oscar nominee and Off-Broadway alum Lucas Hedges, Beanie Feldstein (currently on Broadway in Hello, Dolly!), A Doll’s House, Part 2’s Stephen McKinley Henderson, Lortel Award winner Timothée Chalamet, and Tony winner Lois Smith.
Lady Bird follows a high school senior (Ronan) who sets out to escape the complacency of her Sacramento life with her complicated family and Catholic high school. The film will be released through A24 November 10.
Metcalf, who played her final performance in A Doll’s House, Part 2 July 23, will return to Broadway next year in Three Tall Women opposite Glenda Jackson and Alison Pill.