ARMIE HAMMER TO LEAD
'REBECCA' GOTHIC ADAPTATION!
|Armie Hammer will be Maxim de Winter|
Lily James will play a newly married young woman who, on arriving at her husband’s imposing family estate on a bleak English coast, finds herself battling the shadow of his dead first wife, the mysterious Rebecca, whose legacy continues to haunt the house.
The 1940 Alfred Hitchcock adaptation starring Joan Fontaine and Laurence Olivier won an Oscar for Best Film that year and also 11 nominations. Armie Hammer will play brooding Maxim de Winter who brings his second wife, and the narrator of the story, into his house.
CW'S NEW VICTORIAN SERIES
TO FOLLOW DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE'S DAUGHTERS
|The book will be adapted into series over at CW|