Dakota Johnson, who rose to fame after enjoying the lead function in Fifty Shades collection, has been solid for the fashionable display adaptation of Jane Austen‘s novel Persuasion which is able to stream on Netflix.
The movie, described as a “fashionable, witty method whereas nonetheless remaining true’ to Austen’s novel is directed by Carrie Cracknell who had earlier helmed Jake Gyllenhaal-starrer Broadway play Sea Wall/A Life.
The screenplay is written by Ron Bass (Rain Man and My Greatest Pal’s Marriage ceremony) and Alice Victoria Winslow, in accordance to Selection.
Persuasion will go on flooring in Could this 12 months. MRC Movie, which had earlier produced Knives Out is the co-producer the Netflix.
The 1817 novel, which was printed six months after Austen’s demise, has one of probably the most iconic feminine characters written by the acclaimed writer.
The story follows 27-year-old Anne Elliot whose household is going through a monetary disaster. In these laborious occasions, she meets her ex-fiance with whom she has damaged her relationship seven years in the past. Life offers Anne a second probability to discover her long-lost love.
Searchlight Footage additionally has a Persuasion adaptation in the works with Succession actor Sarah Snook in the lead.
Dakota Johnson was not too long ago seen in Our Pal with Jason Segel and Casey Affleck. Her subsequent is Maggie Gyllenhaal’s The Misplaced Daughter and Stephanie Allynne and Tig Notaro’s Am I OK?