The Lost Daughter on Netflix: Release date, cast and trailer

Netflix has unveiled the official trailer for its psychological-thriller, ‘The Lost Daughter’. It follows the story of a woman trying to confront the secrets of her past.

Release date

The movie will premiere on December 31, 2021.

Cast & creators

  • Olivia Colman
  • Jessie Buckley
  • Dakota Johnson
  • Ed Harris
  • Peter Sarsgaard
  • Dagmara Dominczyk
  • Paul Mescal

Directed and written by: Maggie Gyllenhaal


“A woman’s quiet seaside vacation takes an unsettling turn when her fixation on a young mother staying at a nearby villa awakens memories from her past.”

Other details

The Lost Daughter, which is based on the novel of the same name by Elena Ferrante, is Maggie Gyllenhaal’s directorial debut.


Olivia Colman plays a literature professor who becomes obsessed with a young mother and her daughter while taking a solo beach vacation in Italy. She is troubled by the memories of her own maternal failures as she witnesses the mother and the child’s bond.

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