In Depression-era North Carolina, the future of George Pemberton's timber empire becomes complicated when it is learned that his wife, Serena, cannot bear children.
Did You Know?
recommended Bradley Cooper
for the project. They had worked together previously on Silver Linings Playbook
(2012) and they got along so well that they often spoke about working together again in the future. When Lawrence read the script for Serena
(2014), she sent a copy to Cooper and asked if he would do it with her. See more