People.com reports that Queen Elizabeth will have a private screening at Buckingham Palace of the upcoming film MY WEEK WITH MARILYN. The film takes place in the summer of 1956, when actress Marilyn Monroe, played in the film by Michelle Williams, was making the movie 'The Prince and the Show Girl' in the United Kingdom. It was during this brief period that the actress met with the Queen. Sources tell People.com that the monarch is curious to see how the meeting is depicted on the big screen.
Along with Williams, the cast includes Emma Watson, Julia Ormond, Dominic Cooper, Kenneth Branagh, Dougray Scott, Eddie Redmayne, Toby Jones, Judi Dench, Derek Jacobi, Geraldine Somerville, Zoë Wanamaker, Miranda Raison, Philip Jackson, Simon Russell Beale, Pip Torrens, Georgie Glen, Paul Herzberg, Pete Noakes, Cara Bamford, Brooks Livermore and Eric Coco. It is directed by Simon Curtis.
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