Adam Shapiro has joined the forged of She Said, the Maria Schrader-directed film primarily based on the landmark 2017 investigation that delivered to gentle movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s sample of serial sexual misconduct.
The film relies on Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey’s best-selling She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement, a nonfiction e book impressed by their Pulitzer Prize-winning work in The New York Times about Weinstein that propelled the #MeToo motion.
Shapiro is ready to play the husband of Kantor reverse Zoe Kazan, with Carey Mulligan portraying Twohey. Samantha Morton, Andre Braugher and Patricia Clarkson additionally star. Schrader is directing the Universal Pictures venture from an tailored screenplay by Rebecca Lenkiewicz. Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner’s Plan B is producing with Megan Ellison and Sue Naegle govt producing for Annapurna Pictures. A high-profile debut is ready for Nov. 18, 2022.
Shapiro is repped by Innovative Artists, Seven Summits Pictures & Management and the legislation agency Schreck Rose Dapello Adams Berlin & Dunham.
He was most not too long ago seen in David Fincher’s Mank and he reprises his position as Mr. Shapiro on the following season of the Netflix hit Never Have I Ever. Shapiro’s different credit embrace the critically acclaimed The Good Lord Bird, The Affair, Kingdom, Sense8 and Steve Jobs.
The actor additionally made waves amid the COVID-19 pandemic for turning an at-home experiment right into a bustling comfortable pretzel business referred to as Shappy’s Pretzels.