Florence Pugh will reportedly limit the amount of press she does for ‘Don’t Worry Darling.’ Pugh will only partake in the film’s Venice premiere. A studio exec says her availability will be limited due to filming commitments on ‘Dune: Part Two.’
Why Did Florence Pugh Limit The Promotion For ‘Don’t Worry Darling’?
Florence Pugh is reportedly busy with her schedule for Dune: Part Two. The actress will only partake in the film’s Venice premiere. According to the executive, the studio knew that Pugh’s availability for the press tour on “Don’t Worry Darling” would be limited, considering “Dune: Part Two” is also a Warner Bros. project, and planned for such. (Via The Wrap)
At the end of July, Page Six published a report claiming that Pugh was unhappy about Wilde and Styles’ relationship, which reportedly began on the set while Wilde was still in a relationship with Jason Sudeikis, who brought their two kids to visit. In a Variety profile of Wilde published this week, Wilde did not comment on the matter and Pugh declined to be interviewed for the story. In the piece, Wilde praised Pugh’s performance in the film and Styles answered questions over email while on tour.
‘Don’t Worry Darling‘ synopsis follows, “Alice (Florence Pugh) and Jack Chambers (Harry Styles) are a young, happy couple in the 1950s, living in the seemingly perfect company town of Victory, California, which has been created and paid for by the mysterious company Jack is working for. Curiosity about the nature of her husband’s work on the secret “Victory Project” begins to consume Alice while cracks begin to form in their utopian life as her investigation of the project raises tensions within the community.”
Directed by Olivia Wilde, who also plays the role of Bunny, Alice’s best friend. The film stars Florence Pugh, Harry Styles, Gemma Chan, KiKi Layne, Nick Kroll, and Chris Pine.
‘Don’t Worry Darling’ will premiere at the 79th Venice Film Festival on September 5, 2022. The film will theatrically release on September 23, 2022.