Andrea Riseborough as Wallis Simpson and James D'Arcy as King Edward VIII in W.E. , written, directed and produced by Madonna. Looks beautifully costumed and art directed just from, the photos, cannot wait to see it. It is a good juicy love story from royal family's past. Also told in "The King's Speech".
#ThrowbackThursday This onyx and diamond panther bracelet, once owned by King Edward VIII's love, Wallis Simpson, was sold at auction in 2010 for $12.4 mil. Rumor is Madonna may have bought it. #onyxanddiamond #pantherbracelet #WallisSimpson #Sothebyauction #famousjewelry (from BusinessInsider.com)
As Madonna’s stylist for over the past 15 years, designer Arianne Phillips had a big task at hand when it came time to create a 1930s wardrobe for the edgy singer’s period piece. After immersing herself in periodicals, books and film clips about the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, the New York-born designer produced a countless amount of costumes, with as many as 60 pieces alone for the character of Wallis Simpson (Andrea Riseborough).