Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit) and Douglas Booth (Worried about the Boy) are set to star in the newest adaptation of the greatest love story ever told: Romeo and Juliet…
Written by Julian Fellowes, the mind behind Downton Abbey, Carlo Carlei‘s new Romeo & Juliet is being touted by its producers as the “Romeo & Juliet for the Twilight generation.”
In an all-star cast including Damian Lewis (Homeland), Natascha McElhone (The Truman Show), Stellan Skarsgard (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) as well as Gossip Girl hottie Ed Westwick is making an appearance as Romeo’s hot-tempered cousin Tybalt.
Here’s a sneak peek of the new film, set to be released in late 2013.
More Romeo and Juliet:
- Baz Luhrmann’s 1996 adaptation starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes
- Shakespeare’s play (Kindle edition)
- Shakespeare’s play in paperback
- Franco Zeffirelli’s 1968 adaptation starring Leonard Whiting and Olivia Hussey
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