Ralph Fiennes, Jude Law, Jeff Goldblum and More Set for Wes Anderson's "Grand Budapest Hotel"
27 Dec 2012
Photo by Aubrey Reuben
Tony Award winner Ralph Fiennes (Hamlet) and Tony nominee Jude Law (Indiscretions) are among the cast of Wes Anderson's upcoming project "Grand Budapest Hotel," a period picture set in Europe.
In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter, director-writer-producer Anderson confirmed casting of Fiennes and Law as well as Tilda Swinton, Jeff Goldblum (Seminar), Willem Dafoe, F. Murray Abraham (Mauritius), Adrien Brody, Edward Norton, Harvey Keitel (Hurlyburly), Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Mathieu Amalric, Saoirse Ronan and Owen Wilson.
Anderson is collaborating with Scott Rudin and Steven Rales; Jeremy Dawson is also a producer.
"Grand Budapest Hotel" is scheduled to begin production in January 2013 at European locales.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.