Australian actress Rebel Wilson has built a very successful movie career. She is perhaps most known for playing Brynn in hit movie “Bridesmaids.”
Wilson has been involved in a number of successful films which include “Pitch Perfect,” “A Few Best Men,” “What to Expect When You’re Expecting.” Wilson is preparing to take an even bigger step in her career with the release of her latest film “Isn’t It Romantic.” This hilarious film pays homage to classic romantic comedies and showcases Wilson in a unique way.
“Isn’t It Romantic is set in New York. Wilson’s character Natalie finds herself struggling to find love. She has pretty much given up on the idea until an encounter with a thief changes her entire world.
After a thief runs off with her purse Natalie hits her head on a pole an is knocked out. When she wakes up she finds that her world is totally different. Natalie is the main character in a romantic comedy and she has to work her way through a love triangle.
Rebel Wilson finds herself around a talented group of actors in this film. Her character Natalie is in the middle of a love triangle that includes Blake, one of her clients and her close friend Josh. These characters are played by Liam Hemsworth and Adam DeVine.
This trio provide some hilarious moments as they try to sort out their relationship issues. Priyanka Chopra is also in the film and she plays Isabella, a yoga instructor. Rounding out this cast is Whitney, played by Betty Gilpin and Donny played by Brandon Scott Jones. Learn more about Rebel Wilson: https://deadline.com/2018/11/cats-movie-rebel-wilson-cast-as-jennyanydots-andrew-lloyd-webber-1202504908/
Production of this film began in May of 2016. Rebel Wilson made the decision to sit down with director Todd Strauss-Schulson to discuss ideas before they began filming.
Both Schulson and Wilson went back and watch some classic romantic comedies to get an idea of what they hoped to accomplish. “Isn’t It Romantic” is a tribute to those films but has a unique element that will help it to stand out. The film has very little cursing and no nudity, something Wilson has made a priority in her films.
Set for release on the day before Valentines Day, “Isn’t It Romantic” seems poised to help Wilson continue her great ride in hollywood. She has a long list of movies she is currently working on including some she is co-producing. Only thirty-eight years old, Rebel Wilson appears to be just beginning a great career.