The year 2019 is looking up for the Australian-born actress Rebel Wilson. She is famous for playing different characters in Bridesmaids, Pitch Perfect franchise and other roles. Wilson is coming back to the lead role for “Isn’t It Romantic?” a romantic comedy that is slated to premiere on Valentine’s Day.
Wilson is playing a woman who hits her head only to wake up and see the world through rom-com-colored glasses. She starts alongside fellow Aussie actor Liam Hemsworth and Priyanka Chopra. The trailer for this comedy is already out and is playing like a Meta rom-com with satire. Read more: Isn’t it Romantic Trailer | Collider and Pitch Perfect 4 | Vanity Fair
In the synopsis, Wilson’s character is an architect named Natalie who works hard to be noticed at her job but is asked to get coffee and bagels instead of deciding in the next skyscraper in the city. Natalie is also cynical with love and faces a mugger who renders her unconscious. When she comes to, she discovers that her life has morphed into a nightmare, and she is the leading lady in a romantic comedy.
In the movie, Wilson teams up with Pitch Perfects fellow actor Adam Devine who plays Josh, Natalie’s best friend, and Priyanka Chopra who plays Isabella, a yoga ambassador with Jennifer Saunders as her mother. The funny cast also includes Emmy Nominated actor Betty Gilpin and Michelle Buteau.
Todd Strauss-Schulson directed the Isn’t It Romantic, whose script was developed by Erin Cardillo, Katie Silberman, and Dana ox. Warner Bros and New Line Cinema produced the movie. The official release date is 14th February 2019.
About Rebel Wilson
Rebel Melanie Elizabeth Wilson was born in Sidney, Australia on March 2, 1980. She is an actress, producer, and writer who graduated from the Australian Theatre for Young People. Wilson has played different characters one of which is Pizza which aired in the Special Broadcasting Service and the Wedge. She wrote, produced, and starred in Bogan Pride, which was a musical comedy back in 2008.
Her role in Bargain saw her win the Tropfest best actress award. Wilson guest appeared in the City Homicide, and after relocating to the United States, she was cast in Bridesmaids. Wilson describes herself as unusually shy during her childhood, which borders social disorder. She has three siblings Liberty, Annaliese, and Ryot. Learn more about Rebel Wilson: https://ew.com/movies/2018/10/31/rebel-wilson-isnt-it-romantic-trailer/ and https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/isnt-it-romantic-trailer-rebel-wilson-stars-rom-spoof-1156788
Her first career choice was mathematics, and she says she was good with numbers. Wilson schooled at University of New South Wales and studied Bachelor of Arts, theatre, and performance studies. She also studied a bachelor of law degree and graduated in 2009.
She arguably became famous because of her role in Bridesmaids and scene-stealing character, Fat Amy, in the Pitch Perfect franchise. Wilson is confident and funny, daring and down-to-earth, and just with a flicker of a smile; she has won over her fans worldwide.
Her law degree has helped her negotiate some of her performance contracts. As she continues to shine in her career, Rebel Wilson shows no signs of stopping any time soon, but for now, she is looking forward to the release of “Isn’t It Romantic?”