Lost Girls (film)

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Lost Girls
Directed byLiz Garbus
Produced by
Written byMichael Werwie
Based onLost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery
by Robert Kolker
Starring
Production
companies
  • Archer Gray
  • Langley Park Productions
Distributed byNetflix
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Lost Girls is an upcoming American drama mystery film, directed by Liz Garbus, from a screenplay by Michael Werwie, based upon the novel of the same name by Robert Kolker. It stars Amy Ryan, Thomasin McKenzie, Gabriel Byrne, Oona Laurence, Lola Kirke, Miriam Shor, Reed Birney, Kevin Corrigan and Rosal Colon.

Premise[edit]

Mari Gilbert relentlessly drives law enforcement agents to search for her missing daughter and, in the process, sheds light on a wave of unsolved murders of young female sex workers on the South Shore barrier islands of Long Island committed by the Long Island serial killer.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

In March 2016, it was announced Liz Garbus would direct the film, with Liz Garbus directing the film, from a screenplay by Michael Werwie based upon the novel of the same name by Robert Kolker. Kevin McCormack and David Kennedy will serve as producers on the film, while Pamela Hirsch will executive produce the film, with Amazon Studios distributing.[1] In February 2017, Sarah Paulson joined the cast of the film.[2] In May 2018, Amy Ryan joined the cast of the film, replacing Paulson, with Netflix distributing the film.[3] In October 2018, Thomasin McKenzie (who dropped out of Top Gun: Maverick to work on the film), Gabriel Byrne, Oona Laurence, Lola Kirke, Miriam Shor, Reed Birney, Kevin Corrigan and Rosal Colon joined the cast of the film.[4][5]

Filming[edit]

Principal photography began on October 15, 2018, in New York City.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Siegel, Tatiana (March 9, 2016). "Liz Garbus in Talks to Direct Serial Killer Film 'Lost Girls' for Amazon (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  2. ^ Ford, Rebecca; Kit, Borys (February 3, 2017). "Sarah Paulson to Star in Serial-Killer Film 'Lost Girls' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (May 16, 2018). "Amy Ryan Replaces Sarah Paulson as 'Lost Girls' Moves From Amazon to Netflix (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  4. ^ N’Duka, Amanda (October 26, 2018). "Lost Girls': Gabriel Byrne, Lola Kirke, Miriam Shor & More Round Out Cast Of Netflix Crime Feature". Deadline Hollywood.
  5. ^ Netflix's 'Lost Girls' Adds Thomasin McKenzie, Lola Kirke and Dean Winters
  6. ^ "Lost Girls". Production List. Retrieved October 16, 2018.

External links[edit]

Lost Girls on IMDb