Nicolas Cage will appear in “Dream Scenario.”
The “unbearable weight of enormous talent” actor has signed up to star in the upcoming comedy directed by “Sick of Myself” filmmaker Christopher Bolgli, Deadline reports. increase.
The director will also write the script, and Ari Aster and Lars Knudsen will produce under the banner of Square Peg, along with A24, Jakon Jaffke and Tyler Cameron, who also funded the film.
Aside from being described as a comedy, details of the film’s plot have been kept secret.
Meanwhile, after playing a version of himself in The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent and playing Dracula in the upcoming Renfield, Nicholas was recently “thrilled” to be offered more comedic roles. I am,” he admitted.
But the 58-year-old actor also wants to spread his wings even further and jumps at the chance to appear in a musical.
“Now I’m thrilled that comedy is back on the menu. I haven’t been there in 15 years. Maybe I’ll get the chance to do more comedy.”
“But I’ve never done a musical. That’s what interests me.”
But the ‘Con Air’ star wants to continue making mostly indie dramas.
He added: I have to say this might be the best movie I’ve ever made. ”
But the “Moonstruck” star’s dream role is Jules Verne’s Captain Nemo.