Thank God He Met Lizzie

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Thank God He Met Lizzie
Directed by Cherie Nowlan
Produced by Jonathan Shteinman
Written by Alexandra Long
Starring Cate Blanchett
Richard Roxburgh
Celia Ireland
Release date
Running time
91 minutes
Country Australia
Language English
Budget A$2.25 million[1]
Box office $565,747 (Australia)

Thank God He Met Lizzie is a 1997 Australian romantic comedy film starring Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh. It was the directorial debut of Cherie Nowlan. In the United States, the film was released as The Wedding Party.


It revolves around two stories, firstly the upcoming wedding of Lizzie (Cate) and Guy (Richard) and a second story in flashback of Guy's previous relationship with Jenny (Frances O'Connor).


Actor/Actress and Character


Cherie Nowlan had met Alexandra Long at the Australian Film Television Radio School and they had collaborated on two short films, including Lucinda 31. They decided to make a feature together.[2]

Box Office[edit]

Thank God He Met Lizzie grossed $565,747 at the box office in Australia.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Production Survey", Cinema Papers', February 1997 p62
  2. ^ "Interview with Cherie Nowlan", Sugnet, 3 August 1997 accessed 19 November 2012
  3. ^ Film Victoria - Australian Films at the Australian Box Office

External links[edit]