Didn't even know she had a thread! I think she has changed so much from "Pride & Prejudice" with Kiera Knightley. Carey is absolutely adorable and I think she is going to be a great actress (not that she is not already) and a fashion icon in the making. So cute!
The Great Gatsby actress is the producers' top choice to play ******* during the formative years of her storied career in public service, according to several sources. Several American actresses' names have been bandied about to take on the widely admired but often polarizing figure, including Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Chastain and Emma Stone. Ironically, the British actress, who was nominated for a best actress Oscar for her starring role in An Education, has never been mentioned.
Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that the actress will have a sit-down with director James Ponsoldt (The Spectacular Now), but sources say both sides are eager for it to work.
The indie drama portrays Rodham as a young lawyer on the committee involved in President Richard Nixon's impeachment, and her juggling a diverging career path with her unresolved feelings for future president Bill *******. Young Il Kim wrote the script, which was on the 2012 Black List. Richard Arlook is producing alongside Temple Hill's Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen.
Mulligan, whose recent credits include Shame, Drive and Never Let Me Go, will next appear in the Coen brothers' Inside Llewyn Davis.
She is repped by CAA and Julian Belfrage & Associates in the U.K.
Is there any role left for American actors anymore?
Carey Mulligan attends the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 9th Annual Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 11, 2017 in Hollywood, California.
Carey Mulligan attends The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Official Academy Screening of Mudbound at the MOMA Celeste Bartos Theater on November 17, 2017 in New York City.
Carey Mulligan attends IFP's 27th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards on November 27, 2017 in New York City.