There is nothing Madonna could not do! And to prove she is the all achieving kind of woman, Madonna got involved into a new project which requires to direct a musical. It is talking about a musical which has in its centre the American socialite turned Duchess of Windsor Wallis Simpson. Cate Blanchett was chosen to play the Duchess’s role.
This is not the first time when The Material Girl is directing a film. In 2008 she made her directorial debut in short film ‘Filth and Wisdom’. The pop star hopes to tell Simpson’s life story also mentioning her love affair with Edward III. The English King even gave up on his throne to marry Wallis.
“The final script is now written and the locations have been scouted. Madonna is now trying to assemble the cast and put the finances in place. The first scene is an old woman in her nineties living on her own in a Parisian flat (apartment), she starts to tell her life story to a housekeeper and it turns out the woman is Wallis Simpson. There will be a song for every decade of her life”, declared for The Sun.