Olivia Wilde No Makeup

Wilde made her directing debut with the high school comedy Booksmart, starring Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein, which was released on May 24, 2019. As of June 27, it was rated 97% “fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes, from 271 critics’ reviews. The Washington Post stated, “[as the film progresses] Wilde’s filmmaking skills become more and more evident, bursting forth in a third act that builds into something beautiful and even transcendent. ” The Los Angeles Times wrote that it “leaves you feeling unaccountably hopeful for the state of humanity – and the state of American screen comedy too,” and The Wall Street Journal noted, “Nothing funnier, smarter, quicker or more joyous has graced the big screen in a long time. ”