Dan Fogelman (Crazy Stupid Love) is taking his This Is Us formula to the big-screen with Life Itself, a multi-generational story of love, family, and the generational ties that bind us featuring Oscar Isaac and Olivia Wilde as a young couple that meets in college and falls in love.
Fogelman, who is a creator and executive producer on This Is Us, wrote and directed the film that crosses continents and decades to tell the story of one family.
Life Itself Trailer
Here’s the first full-length trailer for Life Itself…
Life Itself Cast
Have we mentioned just how many stellar actors are set to appear in this film? In addition to Oscar Isaac and Olivia Wilde, Life Itself also features: Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Olivia Cooke, Sergio Peris- Mencheta, Laia Costa, Alex Monner and Mandy Patinkin.
How are all of these actors’ characters connected? Here’s the film’s full synopsis:
As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes in Life Itself. Director and writer Dan Fogelman (This Is Us) examines the perils and rewards of everyday life in a multigenerational saga featuring an international ensemble including Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde, Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Olivia Cooke, Sergio Peris- Mencheta, Laia Costa, Alex Monner and Mandy Patinkin. Set in New York City and Carmona, Spain, Life Itself celebrates the human condition and all of its complications with humor, poignancy and love.
Life Itself Release Date
Life Itself will hit theaters on September 21st.