Rupert Everett - Rupert Everett To Direct Oscar Wilde Biopic

Subscribe to Rupert Everett alerts

Actor Rupert Everett will make his directorial debut with a biopic about Oscar Wilde.
The My Best Friend's Wedding star, who appeared in movie versions of Wilde's plays An Ideal Husband and The Importance of Being Earnest, will step behind the camera for The Happy Prince.
Everett will also portray his literary hero in the film, which will co-star Colin Firth as the Irish writer's friend and confidante Reginald Turner.
The actor, who is a published author, will also write the script for the film, which chronicles Wilde's final days.
Emily Watson, Tom Wilkinson and Edward Fox are also attached to the project, which is set to start next summer (13).


Tags: Rupert Everett - Oscar Wilde

Subscribe to Rupert Everett alerts

More Rupert Everett

Neil Patrick Harris And 9 Other Actors Who Donned Drag For Roles

So, Neil Patrick Harris basically won the Tonys 2014 (the whole thing) with his performance of "Sugar Daddy" from Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Harris...

'Justin and the Knights of Valour' Attempts To Break A Crowded Marketplace [Trailer + Pictures]

It’s been a pretty solid year for animated features so far; Wreck it Ralph, Despicable Me 2 and Monsters University all performed solidly with the...

Justin and the Knights of Valour Trailer

Justin is an average boy with big dreams living in a Kingdom where the Queen has enlisted lawyers instead of knights. However, Justin wants more...


Cameron Diaz Is Miss Hannigan In Will Smith and Jay Z's 'Annie'

Sony have confirmed Cameron Diaz will be starring in Will Smith and Jay Z's musical re-envisioning of the hit Broadway musical Annie. Diaz has landed...

Hysteria Movie Review

There's probably a fascinating, complex story behind the invention of the vibrator in 19th century London, but this silly farce isn't it. Instead, this is...

Rupert Everett Sparks Backlash From Gay Rights Campaigners

Rupert Everett’s comments in an interview with The Sunday Times have caused offense, as he made some controversial musings on homosexual parenting. The 53-year-old actor...



Rupert Everett Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Rupert Everett

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All