Fresh off of his win at the Oscars, Working Title Films has released the first image of Eddie Redmayne in ‘The Danish Girl’.
In the film, Redmayne will be playing Danish artist Lili Elbe who was one of the first people to undergo a sex-change operation.
Alicia Vikander will play Elbe’s wife in the film. She was instrumental in helping Elbe during her transition. Amber Heard and Matthias Schoenaerts also appear in the film
‘The Danish Girl’ is based off of the book of the same name by David Ebershoff, and reunites Redmayne with his ‘Les Miserable’ director Tom Hooper.