WASHINGTON ― Supreme Court docket Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg might seem on the massive display screen in a cameo for an upcoming biopic on her early profession.
Stephen Root, an actor in “On the Foundation of Intercourse,” told The Hollywood Reporter that the excessive court docket justice not too long ago filmed a quick look on a set of courthouse steps. The filming occurred in November, according to The Associated Press.
The film, directed by Mimi Leder and written by Ginsburg’s nephew Daniel Stiepleman, stars Felicity Jones as a younger Ginsburg, engaged on what would develop into a landmark gender discrimination case. It additionally chronicles Ginsburg’s relationship along with her late husband Martin Ginsburg, performed by Armie Hammer.
A spokeswoman for the Supreme Court docket declined to remark.
Representatives for Participant Media, a manufacturing firm for the film, couldn’t instantly be reached for remark.
The film, out later this 12 months, is considered one of two latest large display screen tasks that includes the justice and cultural icon typically dubbed “the Infamous RBG.” An eponymous documentary about her, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, will land in theaters in Could earlier than airing on CNN.
Ginsburg, a famous opera and theater fan, has additionally beforehand appeared on stage in several operas, in addition to a cameo during a 2016 production of Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice” — enjoying a decide.