And boy, was she born to play this role!
The Oscar Winning Actress Brie Larson will be starring as Victoria Woodhull.
Don't know who that is?
Oh, she just happens to be someone who ran for president in 1872 (way before women had the right to vote), who also was a suffragette, advocate, first woman (with her sister) to start a newspaper, and the first woman-run stock brokerage creator, according to The Huffington Post.
So, this woman of all trades needs to be represented by the greatest of the great, so why not Brie Larson?! She's already been an advocate of women's rights, and has stood for many causes since her career has gained speed, so we see no better fit than Larson to play this role. We also see noted in The Huffington Post that Larson will also serve as a producer for the film.
We can't wait to see how this film shakes out! Between this and Captain Marvel, it looks like the next few years are going to be pretty busy for Brie!
Amy Cooper is the type of journalist that when asked "What do you bring to the table," she replies "I am the table.