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Fireside Chats: Brit Marling on Having Her 'Mind Blown' by the 'I Origins' Script

The actress -- along with co-stars Michael Pitt, Steven Yeun and Astrid Berges-Frisbey -- reveal why they were drawn to writer-director Mike Cahill's sci-fi script about a molecular biologist.

"It was really exciting when Mike sent me the script because, of course, he is my best friend, but he is also the artist I admire most in the world," says Marling. "When I got the script I called him and said, 'This blew me away, how did you do this?'"