GRETA GERWIG (Frances) has rapidly emerged as one of Hollywood's most engaging actresses.
Most recently, Gerwig starred in Woody Allen's TO ROME WITH LOVE opposite Alec Baldwin, Jesse Eisenberg and Ellen Page. The all-star cast also included Penelope Cruz, Roberto Benigni, Judy Davis and Allen. Gerwig also recently starred as the lead in Whit Stillman's comedy DAMSELS IN DISTRESS and as the title character of "Lola" in Fox Searchlight's LOLA VERSUS.
Gerwig first received critical acclaim for her breakout role as "Florence" in GREENBERG, which marked her first collaboration with writer/director, Noah Baumbach. In the film, she starred opposite Ben Stiller and her performance earned her several nominations including a Gotham Award nomination for Breakthrough Performance and an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Female Lead.Gerwig then went on to star alongside Russell Brand and Helen Mirren in the comedy ARTHUR, which she followed with a supporting role in the romantic comedy NO STRINGS ATTACHED with Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher.
A darling of the independent film scene, Gerwig's prior credits include Ti West's art-house horror film HOUSE OF THE DEVIL and the Duplass brothers' genre-bender BAGHEAD. She has twice collaborated with director and actor Joe Swanberg, first on HANNAH TAKES THE STAIRS as a writer and actress, and then for NIGHTS AND WEEKENDS, which she also co-wrote and co-directed.
Gerwig graduated magna cum laude from Barnard College, and currently resides in New York City.
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