Margot Robbie in talks to re-team with Domhnall Gleeson in Winnie The Pooh author biopic

The Suicide Squad actress is set to join her About Time co-star in Goodbye Christopher Robin


Margot Robbie looks set to swap the villainous violence of Suicide Squad for a much sweeter affair.


The 25-year-old actress is currently in talks to star in Goodbye Christopher Robin, a biopic about Winnie the Pooh author A.A.Milne, reports Variety

If she boards the project, she’ll be re-teaming with Star Wars’ Domhnall Gleeson whom she starred with in 2013’s About Time. The 33-year-old is set to play Milne himself, while Robbie is circling the role of his wife Daphne.

Goodbye Christopher Robin will focus on the relationship between Milne and his son Robin, who was the inspiration for the character Christopher Robin in the Winnie the Pooh books. 


The movie will be written and directed by War and Peace and Ripper Street’s Simon Vaughan, and produced by Damian Jones and Steve Christian.