EXCLUSIVE: While we still don’t know much about David O. Russell’s upcoming feature film 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 all joined the star ensemble.
Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John David Washington, Rami Malek and Zoe Saldana will also star in the untitled project, based on an original idea by the five-time Oscar nominee. Filming is currently underway in California. Arnon Milchan of New Regency will produce alongside Matthew Budman and Anthony Katagas.
Russell hasn’t released a movie since 2015 Joy, starring Jennifer Lawrence in a role that earned her an Oscar nomination. Deadline broke the story of his current project early last year. New Regency will distribute the photo as part of its agreement with 20th Century Studios.
De Niro is replaced 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; Riseborough by CAA, Untitled Entertainment, Independent Talent Group and attorney Patti Felker; Schoenaerts by CAA; Nivola by CAA and Range Media Partners.