Butler Lands ‘P.S.' Lead Alongside Swank

Category: P.S. I Love You News | Posted by: admin
Article Date: August 25, 2006 | Publication: Irish Film and Television Network | Author: Editors
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Scottish actor Gerard Butler (The Phantom of the Opera, Dear Frankie) has been cast alongside Hilary Swank to star in the big screen adaptation of Cecelia Ahern’s novel ‘P.S. I Love You’.

Scheduled to shoot in Ireland and New York this autumn, the film will be directed by Richard LaGravenese (A Decade Under the Influence) who adapted the bestseller for the screen with ‘The Fisher King’ screenwriter Steve Rogers.

The project is developed by Alcon Entertainment and will be distributed by Warner Bros Pictures in the US. Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove are producing with Wendy Finerman and Molly Smith.

Gerard Butler previously worked in Ireland shooting 'Reign of Fire'.