Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. Close Menu. A young woman from the Midwest gets more than she bargained for when she moves to New York to become a writer and ends up as the assistant to the tyrannical, larger-than-life editor-in-chief of a major fashion magazine.
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Anne Hathaway wasn't the frontrunner for the role of Andy.
Subscriber Account active since. In honor of the beloved comedy, here are some surprising things you probably didn't know about "The Devil Wears Prada. In a interview with Variety , Hathaway said she "wasn't the first choice" for the role of Andy Sachs, a recent journalism grad who landed the coveted role of personal assistant to a major magazine's editor-in-chief. Movie director David Frankel was choosing between around actresses, including Rachel McAdams — who turned down the role multiple times.
God have mercy, I finally finished this horrific book! Honestly, it wasn't so bad, just tedious and repetitive. I picked it because a the movie was coming out and b I recognized the title as a popular book, albeit a couple years ago.
In , 20th Century Fox bought the rights to a film adaptation of Weisberger's novel before it was completed for publication. However, the project was not greenlit until Streep was cast in the lead role. Principal photography ran for 57 days, primarily taking place in New York from October to December later that year. Additional filming also occurred in Paris.