But Winthrop's research, including several visits to the Sotheby's auction of the Windsor Estate, reveals that the couple's life together was not as perfect as she thought. Weaving back and forth in time, the film intertwines Wally's journey of discovery in New York with the story of Wallis (Andrea Riseborough) and Edward (James D'Arcy, from the glamorous early days of their romance to the slow unraveling of their lives in the decades that followed.
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About the Movie
W.E. (stylized as W./E.) is an upcoming romantic drama film co-written and directed by Madonna, starring Abbie Cornish, Oscar Isaac, Richard Coyle, James D'Arcy, and Andrea Riseborough. It began filming on location in London, England, on July 5, 2010, and also shot in France and the United States. . The film was produced by Madonna's production company Semtex Films and will be distributed in the United States by The Weinstein Company.