Mrs Harris Goes to Paris, a new adaptation of the classic novel will be released in theatres this summer, starring Lesley Manville in the title role. Mrs Harris is off on another adventure this summer, thanks to the re-release of Mrs Arris Goes to Paris. A feel-good period film based on the 1958 novel by Paul Gallico, which will be available for audiences to enjoy this summer.
A widowed cleaning lady, Ada Harris, is the subject of the film Mrs Harris Goes to Paris, which tells the story of how she falls in love with a stunning couture Dior outfit and decides she has to get one for herself. Previous television adaptations of the novel have been produced, initially in 1958 with Gracie Fields as the lead actress and again in 1992 with Angela Lansbury as the title character.
This 1950s drama follows Mrs Harris as she saves and scrimps her way to the point when she can embark on an epic journey to Paris in search of a custom-made couture gown for her special occasion. Filming began in the Hungarian city of Budapest at the end of 2020 and continued in London and Paris until the end of 2021.
The film, which boasts an all-star cast, is expected to be a fun and heartwarming viewing that will pleasure moviegoers during the summer months. So gather your belongings and prepare to be swept off your feet by the enchantment of Mrs Harris…
Mrs Harris Goes to Paris has a Cast that Includes…
Mrs Harris, played by Oscar-winner Lesley Manville, goes on a life-changing trip to Paris. As Lesley explained in an interview with The Guardian, she expects the film to be a nostalgic and cheerful celebration of her childhood.”It's a pleasant feeling. It's similar to a musical, but without the music. It's going to be just stunning, and it's going to be a wonderful escape from reality.”
Jason Isaacs, who played Archie in the Harry Potter films, co-stars with Lesley in the film. We don't know much about the character at this point. Mrs Harris's designer outfit is made possible by Claudine Colbert. A senior Dior employee who, after first being frigid, warms up to Mrs Harris and helps her realise her ambition of buying a couture gown.
Ada's upper-class London boss in the film Four Weddings and a Funeral, actor. Lady Dant is played by Anna Chancellor, who is the first person to notice Ada wearing a Dior outfit. Following her admiration for the garment, she resolves to go to all lengths necessary to obtain one of her own for herself.
What Happens to Mrs Harris In Paris is Described Here
To our knowledge, the revised script remains true to the original tale which follows Mrs Ada Harris as she embarks on a spectacular adventure throughout the course of the film. Initially, the film is about purchasing an exquisite gown but as you delve a little deeper, you'll discover that it's truly about dreaming big and the importance of friendship, love, and family.
Beginning with Mrs Harris's time working as a cleaning lady in London for the ever so affluent Lady Dant (Anna Chancellor), who happens to own a couple of Dior outfits. The story takes us to the United States. When Mrs Harris first sees the outfits, she is taken aback by their beauty and elegance.
She immediately determines that she must have one for her own. Mrs Harris saves every penny she can for the next three years, and when she finally has enough money, she travels to Paris and purchases her very own Dior gown. However, when she arrives, she realises that acquiring such rare clothing is not as straightforward as walking into an ordinary store and selecting one off the rack.
Fortunately for Mrs Harris, she has not travelled this far only to fail at the first hurdle, and with the assistance of some incredible new friends. She sets out to make her goal a reality while also assisting her newfound friends along the way.
Mrs Harris Goes to Paris Release Date
Filming was completed in November 2020, and the film is scheduled to be released in theatres on Friday, July 15, 2022. As evidenced by the above Instagram image, the stars of the new production began filming in October of this year.
Actress Lesley Manville, widely known for the television series Mum and who will soon be seen as Princess Margaret in season 5 and 6 of The Crown. The Crown is shown stepping out of a 1950s car in the character of Mrs Ada Harris, who appears in the title role of the show.
It's just one among a slew of new movies coming out in 2022.
Is There a Trailer for this Film?
We don't have any information at this time, but we'll update this page as soon as we do.