“She Said,” a dramatic retelling of the sexual harassment investigation that took down Harvey Weinstein and sparked the #MeToo movement, is coming to theaters next year.
The movie, from Universal Pictures, will be released on Nov. 18, 2022.
Starring Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan as New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor, who together broke the story that shattered decades of silence around the subject of sexual assault in Hollywood. The movie will focus on their efforts to uncovered decades of allegations against Weinstein, who was eventually sentenced to 23 years in prison.
Maria Schrader, whose credits include the Netflix limited series “Unorthodox,” is directing the movie. Rebecca Lenkiewicz is adapting the screenplay, which is based on Twokey and Kantor’s best-selling book “She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement.”
Producers on “She Said” include Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner for Plan B Entertainment. Annapurna founder Megan Ellison is executive producing the film with Sue Naegle.