Celebrity biographer Lee Israel makes her living profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack.
Release date: October 19, 2018 (USA)
Director: Marielle Heller
Based on: Can You Ever Forgive Me?; by Lee Israel
Producers: Amy Nauiokas, Anne Carey, David Yarnell
Screenplay: Nicole Holofcener, Jeff Whitty