Minnie Driver Talks Reimagining Shakespeare In Rosaline

Rosaline, which premieres on Hulu on October 14, puts a fun new spin on Romeo & Juliet that even William Shakespeare must approve of. Though still set in the 1400s, the new film modernizes the dialogue of everyone save for the eternal poet Romeo himself, whose flowery language underscores his romantic nature. Furthermore, the movie casts its eye on his ex-girlfriend Rosaline as its protagonist, taking one line from the classic play and turning it into a full-blown tale of unrequited love and revenge.
Directed by Karen Maine from a screenplay by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, Rosaline takes inspiration …