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Johnny Depp to direct feature film Modigliani

Upcoming French film. After securing his first acting role in three years in Jean du Barry, Troubled star Johnny Depp will end his 25-year hiatus as a director with a feature film Modigliani. Depp will direct and co-produce this feature about Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani Donnie Brasco co-star Al Pacino, heart Report. The biographical drama marks Depp’s first directorial effort since 1997 Tees Maar Khan, which Depp also co-wrote and starred in with Marlon Brando. even on board Modigliani Co-producer is Barry Navidi, who supported the Pacino-starring Venetian merchant (2004), wild salome (2011), and Salome (2013),

Synopsis reads directed by Depp Modigliani: “Italian-born painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani, considered a commercial failure, navigates a turbulent and eventful 48 hours that would become a turning point in his life, cementing his reputation as an artistic legend.”

It is unclear if Depp will also play the cast, which was the subject of a 2004 biopic starring Andy Garcia.

“The story of Mr Modigliani’s life is one that I am incredibly honored and truly humbled to bring to the screen,” Depp said. “It was a very difficult life, but ultimately triumph – a universal human story that all viewers can recognize.”

In 2009, Depp directed the music video short film unlovable, starring Lily Robinson and Stephen Graham; The actor has also produced several music videos for ex-wife Vanessa Paradis. Producing Depp Modigliani Through IN.2, the European arm of his production company Infinitum Nihil, behind such films led by Depp the Rum Diary, dark Shadows, mortdecai, black massAnd MinamataDepp’s most recent acting credits.

Modiglianiwhich is expected to begin production in Europe in the spring of 2023, is based on the play by Dennis McIntyre and adapted for the screen by Jerzy and Mary Kromolowski (The Pledge, In the Electric Mist,

“This project has been very close to Al’s heart. Al introduced me to the drama Modigliani Many years ago and I fell in love with it instantly,” Navidi said in a statement. “It is a fragment of Modi’s life, not a biography. It’s been my dream to work with Johnny again – he’s a true artist with an amazing vision to bring this great story to the screen.” Depp and Navidi previously collaborated on the 1995 unfinished film divine fervor,

with ModiglianiDepp plays King Louis XV in French director Maven’s historical romance Jean du Barry. that film will mark Pirates of the Caribbean The star’s first feature film after a defamation lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard, which reached a verdict in June.

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