Christiansen Stars In Ildiko Enyedi’s Story of My Wife

The Hollywood Reporter writes that Anders Baasmo Christiansen (Kon-Tiki) will star alongside Léa Seydoux (Spectre) in an English language adaptation of Milan Fust's Hungarian literary classic, The Story of My Wife, to be written and directed by Oscar nominee Ildiko Enyedi (On Body and Soul). Set in the 1920s, Captain Jacob Storr (Anders Baasmo Christiansen) returns from sea and joins his friend in a cafe where he bets that he will marry the first woman to walk in. Lizzy (Léa Seydoux)

Alicia Vikander To Play The Marsh King’s Daughter

Academy award winner Alicia Vikander (Tomb Raider) is set to star in Morten Tyldum’s (Headhunters) psychological thriller The Marsh King’s Daughter, adapted by Elle Smith and Mark L. Smith (The Revenant) from the novel by Karen Dionne. Vikander will play Helena Petterier who lives a quiet, ordinary life with her husband and young daughter. But no one knows the truth about her childhood: her father is the infamous Marsh King, who kidnapped her mother as a teenager and held them both

Michael Fassbender Set For Kung Fury II: The Movie

Michael Fassbender (The Snowman), Arnold Schwarzenegger (Terminator) and David Hasselhoff (Knight Rider) will star in David Sandberg's sequel to his original short film, Kung Fury, which has amassed nearly 30 million views on YouTube so far. It begins filming this summer. Set in 1985, Miami is kept safe under the watchful eye of Kung Fury, whose Thundercops are the ultimate police force assembled from throughout history to defeat the villainous Kung Fuhrer, Adolf Hitler. After the tragic death of one of their

Synnøve Macody Lund Filming Girl In Spider’s Web

Norwegian actress Synnøve Macody Lund (Headhunters) has boarded the movie adaptation of David Lagercrantz' The Girl In The Spider’s Web, which picks up the story from Stieg Larsson’s original Millennium trilogy. In the novel, Salander becomes the target of ruthless cyber gangsters, and a violent criminal conspiracy brings terror to the snowbound streets of Stockholm, to the Millennium team, and to Blomkvist and Salander themselves. The movie adaption is written by Steven Knight (Peaky Blinders) and is directed by Fede Alvarez, with

Joel Kinnaman Joins Killing Star For Hanna Adaptation

Joel Kinnaman (Easy Money) is to reunite with Mireille Enos, his co-star from the US version of The Killing, in Amazon's high-concept thriller Hanna, based on Joe Wright's hit movie from 2011. Kinnaman, who currently stars in Altered Carbon on Netflix, plays Erik, a hardened soldier and mercenary who has spent the past 15 years raising his daughter Hanna (Esme Creed-Miles) in the remote forests of northern Poland. Isolated from the world, Erik has devoted his life to teaching Hanna survival techniques