Irish actor domhnall Gleeson will play the English writer Alan Alexander Milne in the biopic “goodbye, Christopher Robin”. As you know, Milne is the Creator of the famous Winnie the Pooh.
Gleason is known to audiences for her role of bill Weasley in “Harry Potter and the deathly Hallows”, and also by way of General Hacks in the seventh episode of “Star wars”.
The biopic will tell about the relationship of Milne with his son Christopher Robin. Production deals with film company Fox Searchlight Pictures and Director Simon Curtis.
Stories about Winnie the Pooh and his friends have been translated into more than 40 languages of the world. In 2016, the 90th anniversary of this beloved bear.