Colin Farrell is in talks to star in Sofia Coppola’s remake of Beguiled.
Colin Farrell is currently in negotiations with the movie officials of classic Clint Eastwood pic reboot The Beguiled. The civil drama movie will star Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Kristen Dunst. Coppal is writing and directing this movie. While it will be distributed by Focus Features.
The original Beguiled was directed by Don Siegel. It was based on a novel which was written by Thomas Cullinan. It follows the story of an injured soldier a Yankee soldier in real which was played by Eastwood. The soldier is shown to find refuge at an all-girls boarding school. The school is situated in South and during the Civil Wars, this soldier manages his way to the women’s hearts.
If Colin Farrell talks to get the movie are successful, the he will surely get the lead role. The lead role in original movie was played by Eastwood. Youree Henley is the producer of this movie. However we don’t know about the final date, when the production will start as no official dates are announced yet.
Colin Farrell has done some really great roles in the past. He will be seen pretty soon in the Harry Potter Spin off name Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. He gained immense popularity from his movie The Recruit in which he acted as a newly appointed secret service agent.
He is represented by CAA and LBI Entertainment.