Madonna - Madonna Nervous About British Reaction To W.e.

0
0
Subscribe to Madonna alerts

Madonna admits it was "nerve-wracking" attending the UK premiere of her new film 'W.E' last night (23.10.11).

The singer is making her full-length feature directorial debut with the two-tier historical Drama and while it has already been shown at the Venice Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival, she admits she was under more pressure because she was in Britain.

She said: "It's slightly nerve-wracking because it's about a British king, it's predominantly filmed in Britain, it's a British production, most of my actors are English and I know the British can be tough critics. But I Hope they like it."

The film looks at the romance between Wallis Simpson, played by Andrea Riseborough, and Edward VIII, played by James D'Arcy, which led to the monarch's abdication.

Despite her nerves, the 'Material Girl' hitmaker says she would love to do more directing and hinted she would like to do a musical about her life.

She said: "I'd want Andrea Riseborough to play me, because she's incredible to work with and I'd work with her again."

And it seems Andrea - who also attended the premiere at London's Leicester Square with co-star James - enjoyed working with Madonna.

She said: "She was extraordinary, because she was very prepared and passionate about the piece and that's what excited me when I first met her."


Contactmusic

Tags: Madonna - Andrea Riseborough - Drama - Hope - Venice Film Festival

0
0
Subscribe to Madonna alerts
Advertisement

More Madonna

Madonna Hit By Second Leak Of New Album Tracks

It’s not been a very happy Christmas for Madonna, with the news that yet more tracks from her upcoming album Rebel Heart have been leaked...

Madonna Drops Six Promising Tracks Off New Album "Rebel Heart"

Madonna is coming out with a new album. No, seriously, the unofficially dethroned former queen of pop has some new stuff cooking. She gave everyone...

Madonna Releases Part Of New Album After Online Leak

Following her outbursts on Instagram earlier in the week, Madonna has decided to hit back against the leakers by releasing six tracks from her new...

Madonna Gives Fans "An Early Christmas Gift", Releasing Six New 'Rebel Heart' Songs On iTunes

Last week Madonna fans got to hear a taster of the singer’s new album Rebel Heart early, after a series of unfinished demos leaked online....

Advertisement

Madonna's Unfinished New Album Leaks Online

Madonna’s new album has leaked online in an unfinished form. The pop megastar has been working on her thirteenth studio album throughout 2014, and has...

Madonna Poses Topless For Interview Magazine And Reveals She's Tried Every Drug Once

Nothing’s ever boring when Madonna is concerned and at 56, the queen of pop has proved she still has the ability to provoke with her...

Madonna And Her Two Adopted Children Meet Malawi's New President

On Friday (Nov 28th) Madonna met the new president of Malawi after her VIP status was restored in the African country where she famously adopted...

Anna Wintour: Kimye Vogue Cover May Not Be "Deeply Tasteful" But It Wasn't "Boring"

Anna Wintour has finally opened up about the controversial Vogue cover featuring Kim Kardashian and Kanye West.Anna Wintour at the 2014 God's Love We Deliver...

Advertisement

Comments

Madonna Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Madonna

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All