Beatty’s “Rules Don’t Apply” To Open AFI Fest

The world premiere of Warren Beatty’s “Rules Don’t Apply” has been announced as the opening film of the 30th edition of AFI Fest.

The 1950s-set drama centers on a small-town expat turned aspiring actress (Lily Collins) and her ambitious studio driver (Alden Ehrenreich) whose lives are unpredictably affected by the erratic behavior of their employer, billionaire Howard Hughes (Beatty).

Alec Baldwin, Annette Bening, Candice Bergen, Steve Coogan and Ed Harris, as well as Matthew Broderick, Taissa Farmiga, Megan Hilty, Oliver Platt and Martin Sheen star in the film which will have its Opening Night Gala on Thursday, November 10th at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.

“Rules Don’t Apply” will then get a theatrical release on November 23rd.

Source: THR