Jackie is an upcoming Chilean-American-Chinese biographical drama film directed by Pablo Larraín and written by Noah Oppenheim. The film stars Natalie Portman, Greta Gerwig, Peter Sarsgaard, Max Casella, Beth Grant, and John Hurt.
In April 2010, it was announced Rachel Weisz would star in the titular role, with Darren Aronofsky to direct and produce the film. In September 2012, it was announced Fox Searchlight Pictures was courting Natalie Portman to star in the film, as Jacqueline “Jackie” Kennedy Onassis, with her involvement in the film depending on the director. Both Weisz and Aronofsky dropped out after the two split. In May 2015, she was confirmed to star in the film. It was also announced Aronofsky will produce, while Pablo Larrain will direct the film, Juan de Dios Larrain will produce under his Fabula banner, while Scott Franklin and Arronofsky will produce under their Protozoa Pictures banner. In October 2015, Peter Sarsgaard was announced to star in the film as Robert F. Kennedy. That same month Greta Gerwig was cast in the film. LD Entertainment and China’s Bliss Media are also producing.