When a director is close with their cast, it shows. It shows because the actors respect them, they do more, and they want whatever the project is to do amazing. Then, when the director is doing other projects, that person also wants to be a part of that.
While we don’t know everyone in Hollywood, we do know a lot of people. And one director that we have heard nothing but praise for is Greta Gerwig. The director has made some iconic movies and has one of what is sure to be one of the most iconic movies of our time come out.
You know the name of that movie. It’s Barbie.
Though plans had been made for them both to be in the movie, ultimately plans fell through.
While speaking to Cinema Blend, she said that Saoirse’s cameo, “was always going to have to be like a sort of smaller thing because she was actually producing at the time, which I am so proud of her for. And of course, it’s brilliant. But it was going to be a specialty cameo.”
She continued, “I was also going to do a specialty cameo with Timmy, and both of them couldn’t do it, and I was so annoyed.”