Scarlett Johansson, Laura Dern and director Noah Baumbach‘s new film, “Marriage Story,” has a number of ties to famed divorce legal professional Laura Wasser … who thinks the movie can have a huge effect on American households.
We received Hollywood’s “disso queen” in NYC Saturday night time, exterior The Polo Bar, and requested her concerning the movie … particularly Dern’s character, which is — as they are saying — “loosely based” on Wasser.
Laura says she hasn’t seen the film but — it will likely be launched in December — however she’s heard good issues about Dern’s portrayal of the divorce legal professional in the midst of the splitting couple, performed by Scarlett and Adam Driver.
There’s loads of purpose for Wasser to pay shut consideration to the film. Check this out — she’s represented Johansson, Dern, and Baumbach’s ex-wife, Jennifer Jason Leigh of their earlier divorce proceedings.
But, Laura says her actual curiosity has to do with how divorce is portrayed on the massive display. As we’ve realized, protecting celeb divorces for years … Wasser’s technique tends to be much less scorched earth and extra about holding issues as amicable as doable.
She informed our photog, her hope is “Marriage Story” will present Americans that strategy can work for everybody … not simply celebs.
Wasser says her ex-client, Dern, didn’t seek the advice of along with her concerning the function — however she has her fingers crossed for excellent evaluations … of the film, and divorce legal professionals.