"I had never been in a film that he directed before and I loved it, loved being directed by him. He's very well-known to be a great director and he is and we were able to improvise, which is the most fun... He's great." Actress Annette Bening found working with husband Warren Beatty on his new Howard Hughes film to be a great acting experience. The untitled new movie, which also stars Lily Collins, Alec Baldwin and Martin Sheen, is set to hit theatres next year (15).