As Polly, an impossibly cheerful North London school teacher, Hawkins is said to charm and amaze, a feat that may put her in the company of such possible hopefuls as Angelina Jolie ("Changeling"), Melissa Leo ("Frozen River"), Kate Winslet ("Revolutionary Road" -- see below), Kristin Scott Thomas ("I've Loved You So Long"), and Anne Hathaway ("Rachel Getting Married") - to name a few - come January.
*Apologies: I know I've been posting an abundance of videos lately but just deal with it! This trailer is delightful! I love that it incorporates that splendid Lily Allen track. What a way to get one so genuinely excited for what appears to me a most pleasurable film.