The journey is not without challenges, however, as she must combat prejudice from the Parisian fashion elite, who believe she is an outsider among them.
Harris is a made-up character, though not entirely from Gallico’s work. Fabian came up with a few to make even the fictional TV scenes seem more plausible.
This version is the fourth adaptation of the well-known book series, which was previously adapted for the big screen in 1958, with Gracie Fields playing the title role and again in 1992 with Angela Lansbury.
Madame Harris Goes to Paris has its theatrical debut on July 15, 2022, in the US, and on September 30, 2022, in the UK.