Miranda Richardson talks ‘Stronger’ and her mercurial career. In David Gordon Green’s Stronger, Jake Gyllenhaal plays Jeff Bauman, one of the people in the crowd at the 2013 Boston Marathon. When terrorists set off an explosive, Jeff loses both of his legs, which forces him down a terrible path that leads to a reevaluation of his entire life.
Miranda Richardson in Stronger. Photograph: Scott Garfield. Stronger is based on Bauman’s memoir of the bombings and his subsequent recovery. Richardson quickly mastered the Boston accent, but didn’t get to meet the real Patty until late into filming.
Inspired by the true story, STRONGER stars Jake Gyllenhaal as Jeff Bauman, a working-class Bostonian who was at the 2013 marathon when the bomb blast occurred and he tragically lost both of his legs. After regaining consciousness, Jeff was able to help law enforcement identify one of the bombers, but his own battle had just begun.
Tatiana Maslany Shares What She’ll Always Remember From Filming ‘Stronger’. Filled with raw emotion, humanity and humor, Stronger is the inspirational real-life story of the man who became the living embodiment of “Boston Strong.” The film also stars Academy Award ® nominee Miranda Richardson and is directed by David Gordon Green.
Stronger (film) Stronger is a 2017 American biographical drama film directed by David Gordon Green and written by John Pollono, based on the memoir of the same name by Jeff Bauman and Bret Witter. It follows Bauman, who loses his legs in the Boston Marathon bombing and must adjust to his new life, and stars Jake Gyllenhaal as Bauman,
Miranda Jane Richardson (born 3 March 1958) is an English actress. She made her film debut playing Ruth Ellis in Dance with a Stranger (1985) and went on to receive Academy Award nominations for Damage (1992) and Tom & Viv (1994).
Sep 21, 2017 · With Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Miranda Richardson, Richard Lane Jr.. Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope after surviving the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.