Rebel Wilson

On May 23, 2016, there were reports that New Line Cinema’s untitled romantic comedy movie would feature Rebel Wilson playing the role of Natalie as a starring. It was also reported that the producers would be Gina Matthews, Grant Scharbo, and Todd Garner. One year later, Todd Strauss-Schulson became the director of a film known as Isn’t It Romantic.

 Isn’t It Romantic Production

Isn’t It Romantic is an American romantic comedy film was written by Katie Silberman, Dana Fox, and Erin Cardillo.

Paula Pell did the film’s last draft of the script. Rebel Wilson’s former cast member, Adam DeVine, was also cast in the new movie. The two appeared in Pitch Perfect. Adam DeVine and Liam Hemsworth are romantically interested in Natalie’s life. Betty Gilpin plays Natalie’s best friend and assistant roles in the film. Another cast member is Priyanka Chopra who joined in May: two months before the principal photography began.

Rebel Wilson as Natalie

She stars as Natalie- a New York architect a hard working lady who tries to impress and get recognized in her workplace. Her dream is to design the next skyscraper in the city. However, there are high chances of Natalie working in bagels and coffee deliveries.

Things become strange after a subway mugging when she gets knocked. She becomes unconscious before she eventually recovers magically and wakes up. She realizes that she is in an alternative universe. Natalie has been cynical into romantic affairs. Later, her worst nightmare is realized when she learns that she’s playing the leading lady in a real universe romantic comedy. Read more: Isn’t it Romantic Trailer | Glamour and Pitch Perfect for Rebel Wilson | VanityFair

Rebel Wilson believes that Australian actors in the U.S. are dramatic. Having been born in March 1980 in Australia, she says that she is one of the most dramatic actors. Also, she says that she among the first comedy actors from her country to introduce her style in America. Wilson said that she believes in herself and uses her weight as an advantage to get funnier. She has always been proud to do comedy as a woman in Hollywood.

Other Famous Roles

Before the release of Isn’t It Romantic, she acted in different films such as Pitch Perfect, Fat Pizza, How to Be Single, Small Apartments, Pan & Gain, Ghost Rider, What to Expect When You’re Expecting among others. Wilson also made various Television appearances: The Wedge, Can of Worms, Workaholics, Rules of Engagement, Thank God You’re Here, City Homicide, Monster House, Bogan Pride, and more.

Soon, Rebel Wilson will appear in musical film Cats, dark comedy dram Jojo Rabbit, and will co-produce The Hustle film.

Her latest film, Isn’t It Romantic, was released by Warner Bros. Pictures on the 13th of February 2019 in the United States. The film is anticipated to cross the international boundaries by February 28, 2019, through Netflix.

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SoftBank Group purchases Fortress Investment Group

Fortress Investment Group is a company that was founded in 1998, and since then it has been headlining the financial world. For over two decades now the company has been leading the investment world and making millions. The year 2018 is one now that has seen Fortress Investment Group experiencing a lot of expansion and transition. This is because of its purchase by SoftBank Group Corporation that was set at 3.3 billion dollars. This integration is going to bring a lot of new opportunities for both companies and also allow them to take the financial world by storm. The two hope to come up with new developments in private equity funds and real estate that utilize the advancement in technology.

When Fortress first came into the market, it was a hedge fund that later grew to become an investor and global financier. Fortress Investment Group was able to go public in 2007 with an IPO that was put on the New York Stock Exchange. The closing date for the purchase by SoftBank occurred in 2107 in December. The past year of 2018 has been for integration of the Fortress Group Investments operations into that of SoftBank. These operations are being managed by Peter Briger, Randal Nordine and Wes Edens. Fortress has a record of 40 billion dollars in global assets that need to be integrated into the SoftBank operations.

The purchase of Fortress Investment Group is going to bring a lot of evolution to SoftBank whose strategy is to finance and support revolution and technology. Softbank’s founder spoke on the purchase stating that Fortress will help them expand their capabilities and assist them in establishing SoftBank Vision Fund platform. Fortress already has an excellent record and great leadership that SoftBank is happy to acquire and benefit from. SoftBank has always had a vision of incorporating asset management into their holdings, and with Fortress they can do this. With the purchase Fortress as part of the agreement can maintain their control of day-to-day operations. The main challenge will be an adaptation, but both companies are striving to continue building the integration and looking forward to more success.