Bening, Bell, Walters Are “Film Stars”

Annette Bening, Jamie Bell and Julie Walters are set to star in the romance drama “Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool” for IM Global.

Based on the memoir by British actor Peter Turner, the story follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner and the eccentric Oscar-winning actress Gloria Grahame. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover grows into a deeper relationship.

Paul McGuigan (“Sherlock”) directs from a screenplay by Matt Greenhalgh. Barbara Broccoli and Colin Vaines will produce and shooting begins June 27th at Pinewood Studios in the UK along with locations in London and Liverpool.

Source: Variety