Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver starred in the epically-long Netflix movie Marriage Story on Netflix, and the exceptional yet heartbreaking film is a huge contender to take the awards circuit by storm. Dressed in a figure-hugging floor-sweeping red gown, star Johannson spoke about hers and the director’s process in making the film ahead of tonight’s Golden Globes.
Speaking to E! News on the red carpet, the actress told how she and Baumbach shared their own real-life experiences so they could feed them into the film.
“When you were preparing to shoot, you gave essence of yourself into this script is that right?” presenter Ryan Seacrest asked.
“But we also talked a lot about our parents, our families, our intimacy.
“It all worked its way in there,” The Black Widow star continued. “I think the story…
“Obviously it’s a fictional story, but it has a lot of – the narrative is very true I think.
“And that is what people respond to as it comes from a very real place, even if it’s not completely real.
“It’s hard to get them made and it’s hard to make them so you want to know that you have a partner that’s going to support you and that will let you in too.
“That’s really important.