Rebel Wilson is in the middle of a booming acting career. The thirty-eight year old Australian actress has already built a name for herself with appearances in well-known films like “Bridesmaids,” ” What to Expect When You’re Expecting,” and “Struck by Lightning.”
Wilson is now set to star in the romantic comedy “Isn’t It Romantic.” This film is set for a Valentines Day release and draws from previous classics in this genre to produce a funny and light hearted film.
In this film Rebel Wilson plays Natalie, an Australian architect trying to make it in New York. One day Wilson finds herself in a mix up with a criminal while moving about in the subway. As the criminal tries to pull Natalie’s purse away she bumps her head into a pole and gets knocked out.
When Wilson awakes she finds herself in the middle of her worst nightmare: a romantic comedy. In this funny and lighthearted film, Natalie spends her energy trying to find her way back to her normal life. Filled with funny moments, this pg-13 film is sure to bring many laughs. Read more: Pitch Perfect for Rebel Wilson | VanityFair and Isn’t it Romantic Trailer | Glamour
“Isn’t It Romantic” is filled with great actors. In the film Wilson’s character finds herself in the middle of a romantic triangle. She begins falling for one of her clients Blake, who is played by Liam Hemsworth.
Also involved in the love triangle is Josh, Natalie’s best friend played by Adam DeVine. Also making an appearance is Priyanka Chopra who plays Isabella, a yoga ambassador and Betty Gilpin who plays Whitney, Natalie’s assistant.
Rebel Wilson worked very closely with director Todd Strauss-Schulson on this film. The duo reviewed a number of classic romantic comedies when preparing for this film. These films include “When Harry Met Sally,” “Pretty Woman” and “You’ve Got Mail.” Although these films provided lots of inspiration, Isn’t It Romantic takes a unique comical approach to this style of movie.
Rebel Wilson is set to hit theaters with her new film on Valentines Day. “Isn’t It Romantic however is not the only film Wilson is working on. She is set to start in two remakes films titled Private Benjamin and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.
Wilson will also have a chance to work with well known actress Anne Hathaway in a film she is co-producing titled “Hustle.” Rebel Wilson’s career is currently growing quickly. Only thirty-eight years old she appears set for much more success for years to come.
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