Rebecca (2020 film)


Rebecca is an upcoming British romantic thriller film directed by Ben Wheatley from a screenplay by Jane Goldman, Joe Shrapnel, and Anna Waterhouse. It is based on the 1938 novel of the same name by Daphne du Maurier. The film stars Lily James, Armie Hammer, Kristin Scott Thomas, Tom Goodman-Hill, Keeley Hawes, Sam Riley, and Ann Dowd.
It is scheduled to be released on October 21, 2020, by Netflix.

Premise

A newly married young woman finds herself battling the shadow of her husband's dead first wife, the mysterious Rebecca.

Cast

It was announced in November 2018 that Lily James and Armie Hammer were cast in the film, to be directed by Ben Wheatley while Netflix will distribute. In May 2019, Kristin Scott Thomas, Keeley Hawes, Ann Dowd, Sam Riley and Ben Crompton joined the cast of the film.
Filming began on 3 June 2019. Cranborne Manor in Dorset was used for filming in July 2019. Filming took place at Hartland Quay in Devon in the end of July 2019.

Release

It is scheduled to be released on October 21, 2020.