(…) “The next two (movies) I do are both in the UK. I have a film starting in a month here, with Eva Green, which is a really original piece that goes between present day London and a futuristic European city that’s non-descript.” Credit: Sky Showbiz and lola EDIT: Apparently, young English actor Sam Riley landed the role of Milo. So, Phillippe will play Preest. On another note, I’d like
Thanks to Eva’s management for informing me that “Franklyn” is due to start filming in the middle of September. Unfortunately, the producers decided that the cast should be a little younger: the three leads in their twenties rather than their thirties. The new cast is yet to be announced. Eva’s still in it, but the rest of the cast will be about her age. Even though this is sad news
In the epic trilogy, comprised of the books The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass, Pullman unlocks the door to a parallel world where strange creatures live side by side with humans, and humans share souls with animals. The books center on precocious young protagonists whose adventures lead them into battle against the ultimate evil with the fate of the universe in their hands. Pullman is the
Eva will not be doing “Mr Nobody” after all. Jared Leto and Sarah Polley will definitely be in it but the actress who’ll perform the role that was supposed to be Eva’s wasn’t announced yet. The filming of “Franklyn” will probably start filming around August. Ewan McGregor is currently on a motorbike ride and Paul Bettany is filming “There For Me” in London. EDIT: She didn’t take the role because
BridgeToTheStars.net posted an audio file and also a transcription of Eva’s Cannes interview in their site today. Be sure to check it out! Cannes Interview: Eva Green PS: Apparently, the Dior commercial featuring Ms Green and directed by Wong Kar Wai will be revealed to the public next September 3rd. Keep that date in mind!
Daniel Craig is set to star in The Golden Compass, a film that is hoping to rival Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings and the Chronicles of Narnia. It’s a big budget adaptation of the His Dark Materials trilogy by British author Philip Pullman. Directed by US film-maker Chris Weitz, the £90 million movie also stars Nicole Kidman and Eva Green among others.
New Line Cinema has set the release schedule for its epic $150m adventure movie The Golden Compass, almost exactly duplicating the rollout of The Fellowship Of The Ring in 2001. The film is having a major promotional launch today, just as Fellowship did at Cannes 2001, with a press conference and photo call as well as a screening of 20 minutes of footage. Director Chris Weitz and stars including Daniel
Just as it did with its Tolkien tale, the studio offers just a peek at “Golden Compass.’ By John Horn, Times Staff Writer May 21, 2007 CANNES, France — There’s no denying that Hollywood worships sequels. New Line Cinema has taken the love affair one step further: It’s cloning not a movie, but a movie launch. For the second time in six years, the studio has come to the Cannes
Eva won’t be doing: # The Happening by M. Night Shyamalan # The Historian # The Rum Diary by Bruce Robinson # L’Ennemi public n° 1 and L’Instinct de mort – the two films based on the true story of Jacques Mesrine, France’s public enemy No. 1 during the 1970s # Therese Raquin # Underworld 3 # Wonder Woman # Les Femmes de l’Ombre by Jean-Paul Salomé # Two films
Please be warned that this isn’t official yet. I’ll keep you posted. Let’s wait and see. I don’t want to spread false rumours. What is true so far is that Eva is interested in this project, but let’s see if she’ll able to do it because she has Franklyn in the works and the main problem seems to be a question of timing. Thanks to Lorna for the scan. According