Glenn close will play a Russian Princess Anastasia Romanov
Glenn close will play lady posing as the famous Princess Anastasia Romanov. Informs about this Deadline. The actress will play the main role in the film "Duchess" ("Princess"), based on the events from the life of Anna Anderson, who called himself the daughter of Nicholas II.
In the movie we will focus on advancing years of Anna Anderson. It contains, as in 1983, a year before the death of the main character, her blessed Jack Manahan vyzvolyat her from a nursing home in the city of Charlottesville, Virginia, where Anderson was placed by a court decision. The couple disappear from the state's authorities and jointly honeymoon, which they never had.
Director of the film will be Arie Posin with which close already worked on the set of the Comedy "Chumscrubber" (2005). The film's producers will perform Bonnie Curtis and Julie Lynn - they actress worked during the work on the film Rodrigo Garcia's "Mysterious albert Nobbs". The script of "Princess" will write Posin together with Nicholas Kazan ("reverse Side of destiny", "Matilda").
The final released a film with Glenn close was the "Mysterious albert Nobbs" (2011). Not so long ago the actress graduated to appear in the ribbon "Guardians of the Galaxy" by Marvel comics which premiere will take place in 2014. Close played the role of the senior officer intergalactic service.
Famous Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova, 4 daughter of Emperor Nicholas II, in early July 1918 was shot together with other members of the Royal family in the Ipatiev house in Ekaterinburg. After the execution of the Romanovs rumors appeared that the Princess Anastasia could be saved from death. This situation contributed to the release of more than 30 samozvanec, the most famous of which was Anna Anderson. She said that the soldier by the name of Tchaikovsky pulled it out, wounded, from the Ipatiev house, when he realized that she was still alive, and then helped her to move abroad.
On motives of the story of Anna Anderson (1896-1984), the real origin of which was not installed, shot several films. 1st ribbon about her - dumb romance "Clothes creates woman" appeared on the screens in 1928. In 1956, was released the movie "Anastasia" with Ingrid Bergman in the main role, for which the actress received Golden globe and Oscar nominations. In 1986 the NBC TV channel filmed a mini-series "Anastasia: the Mystery of Anna" with Amy Irving in the main role, awarded the "Golden globe".