Carey Mulligan hopes her buzzed-about new film ‘Promising Young Woman’ will move audiences to laugh, cry and cringe.
“I like to play parts where on the page, I can’t quite figure them out,” Carey Mulligan tells PEOPLE.
Written and directed by Emerald Fennell (The Crown, Killing Eve), the provocative #MeToo-era revenge thriller revolves around Cassie (Mulligan), a med school dropout who experiences a personal tragedy that moves her to exact vengeance against rapists, misogynist men and those who protect them.
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Carey Mulligan on Why New Film ‘Promising Young Woman’ Strikes a Nerve | PEOPLE