News About ‘The Cosmopolitans’

Whit Stillman was busy working on Love & Friendship, but now that that is done, Stillman is working on six more scripts for The Cosmopolitans.  Tom Grater from Screendaily has the story.

Whit Stillman The Cosmopolitans Title screen

“It’s been two years since I did the pilot so I’m no longer interested in that story, but I really like the actors and the characters. It’s going to go in a new geographical and story direction, but with some of the same characters,” he reveals. “It’s going to go to different cities and have more adventure.”

Xavier Samuel in Sydney

Xavier Samuel (Sir Reginald DeCourcy) will be at the preview for Love & Friendship in Sydney, on July 13th.

Love & Friendship.

Sydneysiders can catch a special Q&A preview screening of Love & Friendship with Aussie actor Xavier Samuel next week at the Cremorne Orpheum.

Love & Friendship sees Academy Award nominated filmmaker Whit Stillman (Metropolitan, The Last Days of Disco) direct his own adaptation of Jane Austen’s early novella Lady Susan.