Production has begun in Los Angeles on Chilean filmmaker Sebastian Lelio’s English-language reimagining of his international breakout Gloria.
John Turturro, Caren Pistorius, Michael Cera, Holland Taylor and Brad Garrett have joined the cast. Additional shooting will take place in Las Vegas.
The film, based on Lelio’s Berlin International Film Festival 2013 premiere about a free-spirited fifty-something woman in search of love. Lelio wrote the screenplay to his second English-language film after Disobedience premiered in Toronto.
Juan de Dios Larrain, Pablo Larrain and Lelio are producing the Gloria reimagining. Fabula is the production company and FilmNation handles worldwide sales and finances the feature. Moore, Ben Browning, Shea Kammer and Rocio Jadue serve as executive producers.
The original Gloria earned Paulina Garcia the Silver Bear at the 2013 Berlinale. Lelio’s A Fantastic Woman premiered in Berlin this year and is Chile’s foreign-language Oscar submission and played in Toronto alongside Disobedience.