Maggie Gyllenhaal in talks for Hysteria…. Maggie Gyllenhaal has reportedly begun negotiations to star in a film about the origins of the vibrator. The actress is in talks to take the lead role in the Victorian-era drama Hysteria. The film, which is to be directed by Tanya Wexler, will also star Rupert Everett, Hugh Dancy and Jonathan Pryce. The film will be shot in London and Luxembourg.