Greta Gerwig

American actress and filmmaker

Greta Celeste Gerwig (/ˈɡɜːrwɪɡ/;[1] born August 4, 1983) is an American actress and filmmaker. She starred in Hannah Takes the Stairs (2007) and Nights and Weekends (2008).[2]

Greta Gerwig
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Greta Celeste Gerwig

(1983-08-04) August 4, 1983 (age 39)
Alma materBarnard College
  • Actress
  • filmmaker
Years active2006–present
Partner(s)Noah Baumbach (2011–present)
AwardsFull list

She also starred in Greenberg (2010), Frances Ha (2012) and Mistress America (2015).

Gerwig also directed Lady Bird (2017) and Little Women (2019), both of which earned nominations for the Academy Award for Best Picture.


  1. "Noah Baumbach & Greta Gerwig – Personal Palace Cinemas Introduction". Palace Cinemas. August 13, 2015. Archived from the original on February 2, 2019. Retrieved May 7, 2018.
  2. Eisner, Ken (June 20, 2013). "Mumblecore queen Greta Gerwig laughs last in Frances Ha". The Georgia Straight. Archived from the original on January 9, 2018. Retrieved January 9, 2018.