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Eddie Redmayne Looks Astonishingly Like Jessica Chastain In First Image From ‘The Danish Girl’

Eddie Redmayne Looks Astonishingly Like Jessica Chastain In First Image From 'The Danish Girl'


Are we right? The long gestating project (Nicole Kidman, Marion Cotillard, Gwyneth Paltrow, Charlize Theron and Rachel Weisz were all linked to it at point or another) chronicles the first ever sex-change patient, Danish artist Einar Wegener. Redmayne plays Wegener, while Alicia Vikander nabbed the potentially A-list making role of Redmayne’s character’s wife. Directed by Tom Hooper, it’s certainly on paper the kind of role that could put Redmayne back in Oscar play, but the only thing we can think about right now is how much he looks like Jessica Chastain.

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