Nicolas Cage will star in ‘Dream Scenario’.
The ‘Insufferable Weight of Large Expertise’ actor has signed as much as seem within the upcoming comedy, which will likely be directed by ‘Sick of Myself’ filmmaker Kristoffer Borgli, Deadline studies.
The director may even write the script, whereas Ari Aster and Lars Knudsen will produce underneath their Sq. Peg banner alongside A24 – who’re additionally financing the film – Jacon Jaffke and Tyler Camellone.
Aside from being described as a comedy, plot particulars for the movie are being stored underneath wraps.
In the meantime, after taking part in a model of himself in ‘The Insufferable Weight of Large Expertise’ and Dracula within the upcoming ‘Renfield’, Nicolas not too long ago admitted he’s “excited” to have been provided extra comedy roles not too long ago.
Nevertheless, the 58-year-old actor can also be eager to unfold his wings additional and would bounce on the alternative to star in a musical.
He mentioned: “Right now, I’m excited that the comedy is back on the menu. It hasn’t been there for, gosh, 15 years. That’s nice that I may have the opportunity to do more comedy.
“But I’ve never done a musical. That would be something that I would be curious about.”
Nevertheless, the ‘Con Air’ star primarily simply desires to maintain making indie dramas.
He added: “I just want to continue on the roots of the indie drama. That’s my true passion, movies like ‘Pig’ or ‘Leaving Las Vegas’ or ‘Joe’. ‘Bringing Out the Dead’ — I saw that recently. I have to say that might be the best movie I ever made.”
However the ‘Moonstruck’ star’s dream position is Jules Verne’s Captain Nemo.
He mentioned: “I would like to play Jules Verne’s Captain Nemo because of the character’s love of the ocean I share that with him.”