Greta Gerwig's film adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel Little Women has been filming in Massachusetts for the last month. Portraying the March sisters are Emma Watson as Meg, Saoirse Ronan as Jo, Eliza Scanlan as Beth, and Florence Pugh as Amy.
Early set photos show the sisters walking in a winter scene. Even from just the photo, the distinct personalities of the sisters shine through. Watson's Meg is the picture of responsibility, while Ronan's Jo is ever the wild tomboy.
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The story elicits a strong sense of nostalgia for some people.
@ELLEmagazine Oh I watched that when I was younger on TV— Terry Stanley Trent (@Terry Stanley Trent)1541519367.0
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Watson stepped in when Emma Stone had to step down due to scheduling issues. The film also stars Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, and Laura Dern.
The set photos have people excited for this film.
Can't wait! One of my favorite stories! The version with Winona Ryder is a masterpiece but this one looks promising… https://t.co/F6GGk1qfo0— Tricia Gosingtian-Gabunada (@Tricia Gosingtian-Gabunada)1541590499.0
@emmawatson_news Can't wait to see little women movie 😉🤗😘— Salihreyhan23 (@Salihreyhan23)1541581446.0
Emma Watson back acting in little women. Hope that is one, of many more roles to come. Good to hear your back Emma.… https://t.co/riQK0pliAa— Brian Bates (@Brian Bates)1541521701.0
Aaahh. Excited for @EmmaWatson’s Little Women movie. So many books come to life and she was always the lead charact… https://t.co/TxWarczbvZ— Genie (@Genie)1541504853.0
just learned Emma Watson and Saoirse Ronan were literally 10 mins from me filming little women on Saturday come back my dears— Rachel Austin (@Rachel Austin)1541469209.0
The novel has been adapted several times over the last century, with different versions starring Katharine Hepburn and Winona Ryder. It is rare that an adaption of the story fairs poorly. The novel itself has been praised since its release for its depictions of the modern American woman.
they've been filming little women on the corner of my street so uh meryl streep and emma watson have potentially be… https://t.co/bP01JEcWr4— b (@b)1541452900.0
how did i not know that emma watson and saoirse ronan are gonna be in a movie together and that movie is little women— kyra (@kyra)1541487440.0
They’re making another Little Women movie, and Meryl Streep and Emma Watson are starring, hooooo my god— GK (@GK)1541483004.0
@HlywdPipeline @EmmaWatson @EmmaWatsonPage @emmawatsonnet @emmawatson_news @emmawatsonperu @EmmaWatsonIndo… https://t.co/hlnf5BQCXT— Visna Algama (@Visna Algama)1541524860.0
This new adaptation is scheduled to be released December 25, 2019.