GOING FOR SAPPHIRE: Charlotte Rampling is about to celebrate her sapphire wedding anniversary — on screen, that is. The British actress, who took in the Cédric Charlier show in Paris on Tuesday, said she would begin shooting in England next month on “45 Years” opposite Tom Courtenay.
“It’s a sort of investigation into what happens when something unusual — that’s at the beginning of the film, which I won’t tell you — happens to a couple who have lived together for 45 years, so they begin to see different ways of seeing actually where they have been,” she said.
Though Rampling has never met Courtenay, she nonetheless felt familiar with her future on-screen husband. “I really feel I know him, because we’re sort of almost the same [age],” she said.