special: Although we don’t know much about David O. Russell’s upcoming feature for New Regency, Deadline has confirmed that Robert De Niro, Mike Myers, Timothy Olyphant, Michael Shannon, Chris Rock, Anya Taylor-Joy, Andrea Riseborough, Matthias Schoenaerts and Alessandro Nivola have joined the star-studded band.
Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John David Washington, Rami Malek and Zoe Saldana will star in an unnamed project based on original ideas from the five Academy Award-nominated filmmakers. Filming is currently in Califonia, New Regency’s Arnon Milchan will produce alongside Matthew Budman and Anthony Katagas.
Russell hasn’t made a film debut since 2015 in which Joy starred Jennifer Lawrence in a role that earned her an Oscar nomination. Deadline broke the story of his current project.Earlier this year, New Regency would distribute the pictures through a deal with 20th Century Studios.
De Niro is represented by CAA; Myers by WME and Untitled Entertainment; Olyphant by UTA; Shannon by Range Media Partners and CAA; Rock by ICM and Untitled Entertainment; Taylor-Joy by CAA, United Talent in UK and attorney Fred. Toczek; Riseborough by CAA, Untitled Entertainment, Independent Talent Group and attorney Patti Felker; Schoenaerts by CAA; Nivola by CAA and Range Media Partners.