First Look: MISS POTTER
Release Date: December 29, 2006 (limited; wide release: January 12, 2007)
Distributor: MGM, The Weinstein Company
Director: Chris Noonan
Producers: David Kirschner, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Corey Sienega, David Thwaites
Screenwriter: Richard Maltby, Jr.
Cast: Renée Zellweger, Ewan McGregor, Emily Watson, Jane How
Mr and Mrs Potter don’t understand their daughter Beatrix (Renee Zellweger). She has a comfortable life, introductions to many eligible suitor, yet she’s still unmarried. And worse still, she spends her time drawing cute woodland animals like Peter Rabbit and friends… From director CHRIS NOONAN (Babe), starring RENEE ZELLWEGER (Cold Mountain, Bridget Jones’ Diary) and EWAN MCGREGOR (Moulin Rouge!, Star Wars Episodes 1 to 3), this magical biopic follows the adventures of Beatrix Potter from the printing of her first book and her secret relationship with her publisher to her rise as the most successful children’s author of all time.