Becoming Jane

  • Release Date 2007
  • Director Julian Jarrold
  • Costume Designer Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh
Anne Hathaway as Jane Austen
James Cromwell as Mr Austen
Becoming Jane (2007)
Becoming Jane is a 2007 British-Irish biographical romantic drama film directed by Julian Jarrold. It depicts the early life of the British author Jane Austen and her lasting love for Thomas Langlois Lefroy. American actress Anne Hathaway stars as the title character, while her romantic interest is played by Scottish actor James McAvoy. Also appearing in the film are Julie Walters, James Cromwell and Maggie Smith.