Fox Searchlight has debuted the first poster and trailer for the upcoming adaptation of Lee Israel’s memoir Can You Ever Forgive Me?. Directed by Marielle Heller, the comedy drama stars Melissa McCarthy as author and biographer Israel alongside Richard E. Grant; take a look below…
Melissa McCarthy stars in the adaptation of the memoir CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?, the true story of best-selling celebrity biographer (and friend to cats) Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy) who made her living in the 1970’s and 80’s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack (Richard E. Grant).
Can You Ever Forgive Me? is set for release on October 19th in the States.