She received rave reviews for her directorial debut feature Booksmart last year.
And Olivia Wilde was working hard on her follow-up film Don’t Worry Darling when she was spotted on set on Tuesday in Palm Springs, Calif.
The 36-year-old actress-turned-director rocked an understated look with a plain white tee and a red and black checkered flannel shirt tied around her waist.
Behind the lens: Olivia Wilde, 36, kept her causal look with a red and black plaid shirt tied around her waist while directing her Don’t Worry Darling movie in Palms Springs on Tuesday
Olivia’s scarlet nails matched her shirt and she kept the rest of her ensemble casual with black sweatpants and Vans checkered slip-on sneakers.
She alternated between wearing her caramel-colored locks around her shoulders and tying them up in a bun.
The House star’s production operated under COVID-19 safety procedures to begin filming in October, so she and the rest of her crew wore masks to prevent the spread of the virus.
Few details have been released on the film’s plot, but his crew have been seen filming around a sign indicating nuclear waste contamination that has been placed for production.
Casual: Olivia’s scarlet nails matched her shirt, and she kept the rest of her ensemble casual with black sweatpants and Vans checkered slip-on sneakers
The Boss: Olivia directs, produces, and stars in psychological thriller Don’t Worry Darling
Florence Pugh continues her acclaimed turn in Greta Gerwig’s Little Women as Alice, an unhappy housewife in the 1950s.
Former One Direction singer Harry Styles plays husband Jack, who keeps a dark secret from his wife.
The stacked cast also includes Chris Pine as the mysterious foreman of a construction site just outside of town, as well as supporting roles for Crazy Rich Asians’ Olivia, Gemma Chan, and comedians Nick Kroll and Kate Berlant.
KiKi Layne, whose performance in If Beale Street Could Talk in 2018 was critically acclaimed, signed the film in early October, after Dakota Johnson was forced to drop the film due to a scheduling conflict.
Olivia and her stars had to stop working on the film for two weeks in early October after a member of the team tested positive for COVID-19, although none of the main actors were infected.
Despite the secrecy surrounding the film, the script that inspired it was a hot property before filming, when it appeared on the 2019 blacklist, with a selection of the most beloved screenplays floating in Hollywood that have yet to be released. products.
All-star casting: Florence Pugh follows her acclaimed turn in Little Women as Alice, a 1950s housewife. Singer Harry Styles plays husband Jack, who keeps a dark secret from his wife
Take a break: Olivia updated her Instagram followers in early November after shutting down production for two weeks when a team member tested positive for COVID-19
In November, it was revealed that Olivia and her longtime partner Jason Sudeikis had ended their engagement after nearly a decade together.
The couple were “never going to get married” and often “cut their heads” off before quietly parting ways earlier this year, Us weekly reported at the time.
So far, the two have managed to be the engaged co-parents of their two children: Otis, six, and Daisy, four.
One area of contention was where they chose to live.
“Of course there have been arguments and arguments over career decisions and where to live. Like most couples they had disagreements, they were bi-coastal but Jason liked living in New York and Olivia, who was born in New York, leaned more towards Los Angeles, ”said an insider.
Since news of the separation broke, the two have been seen together looking cordial and even affectionate.
Splitsville: In November, it was revealed that Olivia and her longtime partner Jason Sudeikis had ended their engagement after nearly a decade together; seen together in March 2019
Family: The couple remained co-parents with their two children: Otis Alexander, six, and Daisy Joséphine, four