To Olivia is an upcoming biopic movie about the author Roald Dahl, who is children’s favourite author and this film is the final role done by Geoffrey Palmer. So here are all the details you need to know about the biopic.
The movie is soon going to be released on Sky Cinema and it represents the life of the novelist Roald Dahl and about the horrific traumas that he faces in his life. British film star Hugh Bonneville along with Keeley Hawes will be seen in the movie playing the role of husband and wife. The movie also stars Geoffrey Palmer whose final film is going to be this one.
It is going to be released in February 2021 on Sky Cinema. The exact date has not yet been finalized and with the opening and closing of cinema halls over the past few months it is uncertain as to what will be the date for the movie.
The synopsis of the movie says, “It’s 1962 and Roald Dahl, an eccentric, burgeoning children’s author and his wife, Patricia Neal, a glamorous Hollywood movie star, have retreated to the English countryside to bring up their expanding young family. Tragically, their lives are turned upside down by the devastating death of their daughter Olivia and as the couple struggle through the unimaginable loss; their shared grief becomes a source of redemption and strength which changes their lives forever.”
The life of Roald Dahl has not been portrayed many a times on screen but that of his contemporaries have had much screen time. This time this movie will not just be about Dahl but it will also show his wife and their difficult marriage along with the tragedies that they went through together and then apart.