Saoirse Ronan has been tapped to take the lead role of the young-and-in-love violinist Florence in On Chesil Beach, based on the novel by Ian McEwan.
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The Oscar-nominated Brooklyn star is on board for Lady Bird, Gerwig’s first solo feature writing and directing effort. Ronan will play a high school senior spending her last year at home in Sacramento.
Jack Reynor is also in talks to join the cast that includes Jeremy Irons and Rooney Mara.
Reynor swings for the fences in Casey Affleck’s upcoming project.