Timothée Chalamet and Lily-Rose Depp both attended the premiere of the upcoming Netflix drama The King at the Venice Film Festival. Shortly after that a picture was taken showing that the young couple had a passionate kiss on a boat in Capri, Italy.
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The 23-year-old actor Timothée’s leaned against the side of the boat with Lily-Rose Depp’s hand around his neck and really indulged in the kiss. Lily-Rose Depp, at her 20, was in a leopard bikini.
Last year, the young couple’s love story was firstly revealed by fan accounts showing a photo that Timothée, Lily-Rose Depp, her father —- Hollywood super star —- Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Vanessa gathered together in Central Park firstly and then showed up at Mud Coffee with casual dresses. At that time, neither representative for Johnny nor Timothée responded to the rumor. Now, this picture is a solid evidence telling the public the young actor and actress with pretty exciting prospects are also in a pretty exciting love plot.
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It is believed that filming of Netflix drama The King gives them a chance to understand each other and be closer and closer. In this biographical film, Timothée plays the role of King Henry V, one of the most famous monarchs in England. Henry V made himself known for military prowess in adolescence. A great example was his successful suppression of Welsh uprising led by Owain Glyn Dŵr when he was still the Prince of Wales.
In the film, although widely respected and admired for his integrity and talents, Henry is more willing to live as an ordinary person rather than be the top of the whole dynasty. However, his father’s death and complicated political situations pushes him to be the king. The thrown brings glory and power and then responsibility and pressure follows.
When Henry was crowned to be king, his remark in history became timeless because of the glorious victory obtained when he confronted with France. Battle of Agincourt led by Henry was eminent for defeating the outnumbered enemies. The military achievement made Henry V have an access to power in France. His rivalry in France, The Dauphin, is played by Robert Pattinson who was the leading man in Twilight series and recently he was offered the role of Batman. Lily-Rose Depp’s character is Catherine, daughter of Charlie VI. In history, their marriage was a political compromise and alliance. In the film, more stories about love, conspiracy and the tension between a young king and a beautiful princess can be expected. The cast also includes Ben Mendelsohn, Joel Edgerton Andrew Havill. The exquisite period costume in this show is also a spotlight.
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Timothée Chalamet is half French and half American. His uncle works as a director and his aunt is one of writers for Masters of Sex Season 1. Timothée familiarized himself with audience by his role of Finn Walden in Homeland Season 2. In 2014, he starred in Christopher Nolan’s film Interstellar. In 2007, Timothée starred in Call Me by Your name, which helped him got an Oscar nomination as the youngest actor in past 78 years and made him competitive among all candidates. The film of homosexual love is widely popular all over the world, and the sequel will be released in 2020. Timothée’s fans in China gave him a nickname “Tian cha”, referring to sweet tea, because the pronunciation of his name in Cantonese sounded like this and his hand-looking face was considered “sweet” in Chinese fans’ eyes.
In addition to The King, Timothée also stars in Little Woman as Theodore “Laurie” Laurence this year and works with Saoirse Ronan. The film is about four sisters with tough and independent characters fighting for their dreams. Laurie played by Timothée fell in love with Jo and proposed to her, but ended up with a rejection. Finally, Laurie found the meaning of life by getting along with Jo’s sister Amy, who is played by Florence Pugh, and they got married. It is also the second time that Timothée and Ronan cooperates. They costarred in Lady Bird in 2017, which also brought Ronan on the list of Oscar and Golden Global nomination. The cast also includes Emma Watson, Meryl Streep, and Laura Dern. Back to December, 2108, Emma Watson posted a picture with cast of this movie, saying “I could never love anyone as I love my sisters”. This film will have its premiere on Christmas Day in America. It is no doubt that this adapted film from a classical novel by Louisa May Alcott will capture people’s imagination and anticipation with so many excellent actors and actresses in it.
Lily-Rose Depp is daughter of Johnny Depp, who a Golden Global winner and has got several Oscar nominations, and French singer Vanessa Paradis. She has starred in several films and also worked as a model.