Academy Award Nominee Bradley Cooper and Academy Award Winner Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence reunite for the upcoming drama “Serena”, Here’s the trailer for the much-awaited pic.
According to Entertainment Weekly, Cooper and Lawrence will reunite for the upcoming drama “Serena” based on the novel of the same name. This is the third project for their collaboration and this is the second time they are playing love interests. Cooper and Bradley have worked together in films such as the romantic comedy-drama “Silver Linings Playbook”, where Lawrence won an Academy Award for Best Actress and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress (Musical or Comedy), and an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor for Cooper, as well as crime comedy-drama film “American Hustle” where Lawrence was awarded the Golden Globe Award, the BAFTA Award and received a third Academy Award nomination, all for Best Supporting Actress and an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor, along Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner.
In “Serena”, Bradley and Lawrence will portray the roles of George and Serena Pemberton, owners of a timber empire in North Carolina during the Depression-Era. Serena shows the prominence in handling business, but later finds out that she cannot bear a child. Their marriage began to crumble when she found out that George had a child with another woman.
“Serena” is based on a novel written by Ron Rash, listed as #34 on the New York Times Bestseller list for Hardcover Fiction in the November 2, 2008 issue of The New York Times Book Review. It is helmed by director Susanne Bier who was known for her feature films “Brothers”, “After the Wedding” and the Academy Award-winning “In a Better World,” from a screenplay by Christopher Kyle. It is produced by Ben Cosgrove, Mark Cuban, Steve Schwartz, Paula Mae Schwartz, Todd Wagner and Nick Wechsler.
“Serena” will premiere at BFI London Film Festival before opening in the U.K. on Oct. 24, 2014, France on Nov. 12, Australia on November 27, and Germany on December 18. As of this writing, there is still no U.S. release date for the said film.
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