With “Neruda,” “Jackie,” and “Spencer,” Pablo Larraín has explored the bounds and prospects of the biopic. Now he’ll do it once more with a brand new feminine topic, and Angelina Jolie set to star.
The Hollywood Reporter stories that Larraín’s subsequent movie is “Maria,” about famed opera singer Maria Callas, with Jolie starring. The movie will recount Callas’ finals days in Nineteen Seventies Paris from a script by Steven Knight, who penned “Spencer.” As of now, there are not any different casting bulletins past Jolie.
“I take very critically the duty to Maria’s life and legacy. I’ll give all I can to satisfy the problem,” Jolie stated in a press release. “Pablo Larraín is a director I’ve lengthy admired. To be allowed the possibility to inform extra of Maria’s story with him, and with a script by Steven Knight, is a dream.” Jolie is at the moment at work on her sixth directorial function, “With out Blood.”
Larraín had some feedback of his personal. “Having the possibility to mix my two most deep and private passions, cinema and opera, has been a long-awaited dream,” he stated. “To do that with Angelina, a supremely courageous and curious artist, is an interesting alternative. A real reward.” “Maria” is Larraín’s follow-up to 2021’s “Spencer,” a biopic about Princess Diana’s final days of marriage to Prince Charles throughout Christmas 1991.
“Maria” might be produced below three manufacturing banners: Juan de Dios Larraín of Fabula Footage; Lorenzo Mieli for The House Footage; and Jonas Dornbach for Komlizen Movie.
Anticipate “Maria” to be prepared for the 2024 pageant circuit.