According to Entertainment Weekly, Prime Video’s exclusive production features Anne Hathaway in the central role of the plot. ‘The Idea of You‘ is based on the novel written by Robinne Lee in 2017, originally published as a book.
The feature film shows Solène Marchand, owner of an art gallery, from a conflict with her 15-year-old daughter due to an unwanted trip. As a result, Solène finds herself living a romantic adventure with a young man 19 years younger than her.
Even surrounded by all this situation and amid the problems of her divorce and anxiety with her daughter, the protagonist lives a passionate, but clandestine, relationship during the plot.
Recently, in an interview with Vogue, the author of the book commented on the story. In her words: “This should never be a book about Harry Styles. It was meant to be a story about a woman approaching 40 and regaining her sexuality, rediscovering herself at exactly the point where society traditionally either discards women or classifies them as desirable, viable and whole.”
The author added: “You’re not the hottie anymore. You are not the girlfriend. You’re not even the hot wife now. You are the mother. It really broke my spirit and I was angry, but a lot of it went into this book,” she concludes.
In addition, the adaptation will have Michael Showalter in charge of the direction, with Hathaway as executive producer of the project along with the writer and the director. The start of production is scheduled for October this year, but still no date to reach the public.
Anne Hathaway is known for her distinguished roles in highly acclaimed films such as ‘The Princess Diaries’ (2001), ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ (2006), ‘Les Miserables’ (2012), ‘Interstellar’ (2014), among others. many others. To the fans of the actress, it remains to wait for the new feature to see her again in an unprecedented work.