Olivia Wilde is coming to Broadway in the new stage production of 1984.
The actress will star alongside Tom Sturridge and Reed Birney in the play, based on George Orwell’s novel. You can see the show at the Hudson Theater in June.
Olivia will play Julia, a woman protagonist Winston Smith (Sturridge) has an affair with. Suzanna Hamilton tackled the role in the 1984 film. Birney will play spy O’Brien, who was portrayed by Richard Burton in the movie.
1984 centers on citizens living in a war-ravaged world ruled by Big Brother.