Shirley is an American biographical movie starring Elisabeth Moss as Shirley Jackson. Josephine Decker routes the flick with a movie script by Sarah Gubbins based upon the story of the very same name by Susan Scarf Merrell.
It held its opening night at the Sundance Film Festival on January 25, 2020, where Decker won a U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Auteur Filmmaking. It is set up to be released on June 5, 2020, by Neon.
Shirley adheres to “a young set that relocates with [Shirley] Jackson and also her Bennington College professor-husband, Stanley Hyman, on behalf of starting a brand-new life. Rather, they discover themselves straw for a psycho-drama that creates Jackson's following significant story.”
- Elisabeth Moss as Shirley Jackson
- Michael Stuhlbarg as Stanley Edgar Hyman
- Logan Lerman as Fred Nemser
- Odessa Young as Rose Nemser
- Steve Vinovich as Henry
On May 16, 2018, it was introduced that Josephine Decker was readied to route an adjustment of Susan Scarf Merrell's story Shirley, based upon a movie script by Sarah Gubbins. Producers were readied to consist of Jeffrey Soros, Simon Horsman, Christine Vachon, David Hinojosa, Elisabeth Moss, Sue Naegle, and also Gubbins. Production business entailed with the movie were slated to contain Los Angeles Media Fund and also Killer Films. Martin Scorsese functions as an exec manufacturer.
The first manufacturing record validated that Elisabeth Moss and also Michael Stuhlbarg had actually been cast as Shirley Jackson and also Stanley Hyman, specifically. On September 6, 2018, it was introduced that Odessa Young and also Logan Lerman had actually rejoined the movie actors.
Principal digital photography for the movie started in late July 2018 in Jefferson Heights, New York. Scenes did likewise taken at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York.
It had its opening night at the Sundance Film Festival on January 25, 2020. Decker won a U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Auteur Filmmaking. Shortly after, Neon gotten circulation advantages to the movie. It is set up to be launched on June 5, 2020.