Anne Hathaway Joins Jim Sturgess in ONE DAY
Anne Hathaway is the queen of Cinderella stories and the actress has landed the leading role in yet another fairy tell romance film. The actress will play the lead in the upcoming film adaptation of the David Nicholls’ novel “One Day.”
The film will tell the story of a working class woman, named Emma, who falls for a charming and rich man named Dexter. The pair first meet in 1988 at their high school graduation and continue to meet once a day for the next 20 years. British actor Jim Sturgess will play the role of Dexter in the film.
Hathaway is a veteran of the Cinderella style romance films. She has previously starred in such films as “Ella Enchanted,” “The Devil Wears Prada,” and “The Princess Diaries.” The novel was a No. 1 best-seller in England and was released Tuesday as a paperback. Nicholls has written the script for the film which is due out next year.