Greta Gerwig

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Greta Gerwig
Greta Celeste Gerwig

(1983-08-04) August 4, 1983 (age 40)
Alma materBarnard College
  • Actress
  • filmmaker
Years active2006–present
Partner(s)Noah Baumbach (2011–present)
AwardsFull list

Greta Celeste Gerwig (/ˈɡɜːrwɪɡ/;[1] born August 4, 1983) is an American actress and filmmaker. She starred in Hannah Takes the Stairs (2007) and Nights and Weekends (2008).[2]

She also starred in Greenberg (2010), Frances Ha (2012) and Mistress America (2015).

Gerwig also directed Lady Bird (2017) and Little Women (2019), both of which earned nominations for the Academy Award for Best Picture.

She also directed Barbie (2023), which is based on the famous fashion doll of the same name by Mattel, and starring Margot Robbie as Barbie and Ryan Gosling as Ken.

Gerwig was officially hired by Netflix to direct the first two adaptations of The Chronicles of Narnia, based on the book series of the same name.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Noah Baumbach & Greta Gerwig – Personal Palace Cinemas Introduction". Palace Cinemas. August 13, 2015. Archived from the original on February 2, 2019. Retrieved May 7, 2018.
  2. Eisner, Ken (June 20, 2013). "Mumblecore queen Greta Gerwig laughs last in Frances Ha". The Georgia Straight. Archived from the original on January 9, 2018. Retrieved January 9, 2018.