Kerri Russell, Jennifer Coolidge and Bret McKenzie star in Austenland
What if you loved Jane Austen novels so much that you wanted to live in one forever? That’s the idea behind Austenland, a theme-park dedicated to the works of the late Jane Austen.
The movie has quite a unique cast behind it, starring Keri Russell, JJ Feild, Jennifer Coolidge and Brett McKenzie from Flight of the Concords. The story is set in modern-day and there you find Jane Hayes (Kerri Russell) hiding from reality and visiting Austenland. The trip leads her to meet two new men, Mr. Henry Nobley (JJ Feild) and Martin (Brett McKenzie).
Jennifer Coolidge plays the witty Miss Elizabeth Charming and Jane Seymour plays Mrs. Wattlesbrook. The film is set to debut on August 16, 2013. The film was turned into a screenplay by Jerusha Hess and Shannon Hale herself. The movie was directed by Jerusha Hess. The film is based on the book that was written by Shannon Hale