Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson, and Laura Dern land lead roles in the next Noah Baumbach movie.
In news that allows its stars to appear in an anticipated project that’s free of lightsabers or capes, news broke late on Friday that Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson will lead director Noah Baumbach’s next movie. The information comes from The Tracking Board, which reported that the two will join Laura Dern, Merritt Wever, and Azhy Robertson in a currently untitled project.
While this is an original film from the auteur writer-director - so details are scarce - it is apparently clear that Driver and Johansson will play a married couple with a young child (Robertson). Johansson is also reported to be involved in the television world. This is of course an interesting prospect from Baumbach, the eclectic filmmaker behind films like The Squid And The Whale, Frances Ha,