Abbie Cornish plays the central contemporary character of Wally Winthrop, a unhappily married New Yorker.
Synopsis: W.E. tells the parallel stories of the affair between King Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson which led to the royal’s abdication, and the contemporary story of a woman, Wally Winthrop, with romantic problems of her own, in addition to an obsession with the life of the Duchess of Windsor.
Starring alongside Cornish are Oscar Isaac, James D’Arcy and Andrea Riseborough, in the film currently shooting in Paris, France.
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W.E. is likely to be released sometime in 2011.