Midsommar Director Ari Astor teams up with Joaquin Phoenix for his next film. Frustrated Blvd will star Phoenix, with Aster behind the camera. Rumors had previously suggested that Phoenix might want to join Esther’s upcoming project, but it has now been remade. It is one of Phoenix’s first films since winning an Oscar for its performance in the 2019 DC Comics adaptation Joker. This creates a high-profile project just outside the gate.
According to a new report, A24 has signed on to finance and production Despair blvd. Once Joaquin Phoenix The sign on the package was shopped around for potential buyers. It is said that there was considerable interest but the A24 was at the top. Ari Astor has previously worked in the studio with her previous two features, Genetic And Midsommar. With both, there were significant successes Genetic Especially doing well commercially, taking in $ 80 million against $ 10 million. Esther wrote the screenplay in addition to her duties as a director. Lars Knudson is on board for production.
Details of the plot are being kept under a broad wrap but it has been described as “an intimate, decades-long portrait of one of the most successful entrepreneurs of all time”. Ari Esther has previously discussed one of the films he was working on as a “jonday nightmare comedy”. When we talked to him in 2019, Ester said “This is an absurd, bad comedy. I have also called it a comedy with my concern.” Whether or not this is the same project remains unclear. Aster also teased that his next film, possibly this would be a mysterious nightmare comedy, which would be four hours long. Again, if it is yet revealed that Despair blvd It is the same project that was teased earlier.
Joaquin Phoenix is best known for his roles in films such as the Gladiator, walk the Line And his. Phoenix has long been viewed as one of the best actors working today. Despite several close calls, he did not take home the Oscars until last year when he won Joker. Phoenix played the lead role in the R-rated comic book flick, directed by Todd Phillips. Although polarized, the film grossed over $ 1 billion worldwide, becoming a huge hit. Warner Bros. is expected to adopt some kind of sequel or follow-up, even though it was initially conceived only once. In addition, Phoenix is set to rejoin director Ridley Scott KitbagIn which, he will play the role of Napoleon Bonaparte.
related to Ari Astor, He has become a director to watch after both Genetic And Midsommar It was met with widespread critical acclaim. MidsommarHowever, the level of commercial success was not achieved Genetic, Just shy of $ 50 million globally. No word yet on how production will begin Despair blvd, Nor has a release date been set by the studio. We will make sure you are posted further, as any further details will be provided. This news comes to us through Deadline,
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