Top Stories

Meryl Streep, Emma Stone & Saoirse Ronan Set to Star in Greta Gerwig-Directed 'Little Women'!

Meryl Streep, Emma Stone & Saoirse Ronan Set to Star in Greta Gerwig-Directed 'Little Women'!

Greta Gerwig is set to direct a retelling of Little Women with some major stars!

The Lady Bird director is attached to a retelling of the classic story penned by Louisa May Alcott, and Meryl Streep, Emma Stone, Saoirse Ronan and Timothee Chalamet are all in talks to star in the production according to Variety on Friday (June 29).

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Meryl Streep

This would also be a reunion for Greta, Saoirse and Timothee, who all worked together on Lady Bird.

Saoirse would play Jo, Emma would play Meg, Meryl would play Marmee, and Timothee would play Laurie Laurence. Florence Pugh would play Amy, and actresses are expected be tested opposite Emma for the role of Beth before the Fourth of July weekend according to the report.

Greta was initially brought on to rewrite the script, but has been promoted to helming the film.

The original novel follows the March sisters in post-Civil War America, and has been adapted several times into films, including the 1994 version starring Winona Ryder.

Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty Images
  • NFL star Antonio Brown is turning himself into police - TMZ
  • Find out why Ariana Grande is asking fans not to send hate - Just Jared Jr
  • Wendy Williams is responding to accusations that she farted on air - TooFab
  • Justin Bieber once tickled this celebrity while out at a club - Just Jared Jr