Shailene Woodley has passionate forbidden love affair in trailer for The Last Letter From Your Lover

She may be enjoying a real-life romance with NFL star quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

But the penalty flag may need to be thrown for Shailene Woodley’s latest on-screen romance.

The 29-year-old actress portrays a woman involved in a passionate, yet forbidden love affair in the trailer for time-hopping romance film The Last Letter From Your Lover released on Tuesday.

Star quality: Shailene Woodley portrays a woman involved in a passionate, yet forbidden love affair in the trailer for time-hopping romance film The Last Letter From Your Lover released on Tuesday

Illicit: In it the talented star plays Jennifer Stirling in the 1960s who is a married woman that falls in love with a writer named Anthony O’Hare who is portrayed by Callum Turner

In it the talented star plays Jennifer Stirling in the 1960s who is a married woman that falls in love with a writer named Anthony O’Hare who is portrayed by Callum Turner.

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Things are definitely even more complicated as Anthony is working on an assignment for Stirling’s husband Laurence, who is played by Taylor Swift’s boyfriend Joe Alwyn.

Jennifer and Anthony get very steamy in a few scenes as the writer tells her: ‘I will never be satisfied with just a part of you.’

Uh oh: Things are definitely even more complicated as Anthony is working on an assignment for Stirling’s husband Laurence, who is played by Taylor Swift’s boyfriend Joe Alwyn

Forbidden fruit: Jennifer and Anthony get very steamy in a few scenes

The writer tells her: ‘I will never be satisfied with just a part of you’

Awful: Her husband is shown to be controlling and seemingly abusive as she is shown with a mark on her face at one point

Her husband is shown to be controlling and seemingly abusive as she is shown with a mark on her face at one point. 

The drama is upped considerably as Jennifer tells her lover that Laurence wants them to move to London.

This is followed by a scene which sees Jennifer inside of a car during a rain storm trying to see Anthony when an accident happens. It also is alluded to that the incident left Jennifer with memory loss.

Torn apart: The drama is upped considerably as Jennifer tells her lover that Laurence wants them to move to London

Conflict: This is followed by a scene which sees Jennifer inside of a car during a rain storm trying to see Anthony when an accident happens. It also is alluded to that the incident left Jennifer with memory loss

Fast forward: This is when the time-hopping element as journalist Ellie (played by Felicity Jones) reveals she has read Jennifer and Anthony’s letters to each other

Intertwined: She tells her colleague and love interest Rory, played by Nabhaan Rizwan, that she has to know how the love story ends

This is when the time-hopping element as journalist Ellie (played by Felicity Jones) reveals she has read Jennifer and Anthony’s letters to each other and tells her colleague and love interest Rory, played by Nabhaan Rizwan, that she has to know how the love story ends.

Ellie and Rory, who are involved in their own modern day romance,  come to the realization that the ending of Jennifer and Anthony’s love story is still yet to come as they are both still living.

At one point Rory tells Ellie: ‘He still doesn’t know she went after him? You have to tell him.’

At one point Rory tells Ellie: ‘He still doesn’t know she went after him? You have to tell him’

Getting interesting: Ellie eventually visits the older Anthony who ends up writing another letter to Jennifer which says: ‘Dear J, please forgive this last letter. An invitation to come away. I’ll be waiting

Edge of your seat: The trailer – which is set to a new original song by Haim – ends on a cliffhanger with older Anthony waiting in a garden before flashing to the younger version of the character

Ellie eventually visits the older Anthony who ends up writing another letter to Jennifer which says: ‘Dear J, please forgive this last letter. An invitation to come away. I’ll be waiting.’

The trailer – which is set to a new original song by Haim – ends on a cliffhanger with older Anthony waiting in a garden before flashing to the younger version of the character. 

The Last Letter From Your Lover – directed by Augustine Frizzell – begins streaming on Netflix on July 23. 

Highly-anticipated: The Last Letter From Your Lover begins streaming on Netflix on July 23