Robert Eggers’ next film The Northman hits theaters on April 8, 2022 via Focus Features.
The revenge thriller Lighthouse The filmmaker stars Alexander Skarsgard, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nicole Kidman, Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe and Björk. The Northman explores how far a Viking prince will go to seek justice for his murdered father.
Eggers co-wrote the screenplay with Icelandic poet and novelist Sjón. The producers are Lars Knudsen, Mark Huffam and New Regency. The photo is a Focus Features and New Regency co-production. Universal Pictures International will release the film internationally on the same date as nationally.
Another untitled Disney live-action movie, Paramount’s, will also open on this day next year. Sonic the hedgehog 2, Universal also having dibs on weekends (although with this recent dating of The Northman, this might not be the case).