The Danish Girl

2015

Synopsis Cast & Crew

The true love story of Danish artist Einar Wegener and his wife Gerda as he makes the pioneering journey to becoming a woman, Lili Elbe, in the 1920s.

Directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper, starring Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne as Einar and Alicia Vikander as Gerda, the Working Title film is currently in production.

Cast

Eddie Redmayne Einar Wegener / Lili Elbe
Alicia Vikander Gerda Wegener
Amber Heard Oola Paulson
Matthias Schoenaerts Hans Axgil
Ben Whishaw Henrik

Crew

Tom Hooper Director
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The Danish Girl begins shooting, first image released

5th March 2015

The Danish Girl, directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper (Les Misrables) and starring Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) and Alicia Vikander (Anna Karenina) will be released in the US by Focus Features beginning on Friday 27 November.