Oct 24, 2017Daniel Day-Lewis
is an eccentric fashion designer for the elite in the Phantom Thread
has justifiably acquired a reputation as the most eccentrically chameleonic actors out there. However, this past summer, the 60-year-old actor and three-time Best Lead Actor Oscar winner announced his most shocking role to date: retiree. Consequently, the upcoming historical drama, Phantom Thread
will purportedly stand as Day-Lewis’s final film role.
If the pledge holds, he’s going out with a bang, reunited with director Paul Thomas Anderson
for an introspective character study.
The Phantom Thread
trailer showcases what (for now,) stands as Daniel Day-Lewis
’s last onscreen role before he takes a proverbial curtain call from the movie industry. Here, he delves into 1950s London, playing Reynolds Woodcock, a fashion designer and dressmaker for Britain’s high society types, be it royalty, celebrities, heiresses and the generally wealthy. While