As reported by The Hollywood Reporter , Armie Hammer ("The Lone Ranger") has joined the cast of Tom Ford's new film Nocturnal Animals ( "Animals of the Night" *), which will be based on the novel by Austin Wright "Tony and Susan" .|
Jake Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Michael Shannon and Kim Basinger have already signed up for the thriller.
Like Wright's novel itself, the film adaptation will tell two stories. In the center of events, one of them will be Susan ( Adams ), who one day receives a manuscript from her ex-husband. After reading the book, the heroine will be flooded with memories of her first marriage, forcing her to face the demons of the past. Armie Hammer will play Susan's ex-husband .
Bryce Dallas Howard ("Jurassic World") has a role in the drama " Gold ", which has already started filming in New Mexico under the direction of Stephen Gaygan ("Siriana"). Matthew McConaughey and Edgar Ramirez played the leading roles in the film. The actors will play an unlucky rich man and a geologist who went into the jungle of Indonesia in search of gold deposits. Howard will appear on the screen as Kay - the girlfriend of the hero McConaughey . Previously, Michelle Williams claimed the role of the protagonist's wife, but, apparently, the actress refused to work on the film. Corey Stoll, Toby Kebbell, Bruce Greenwood and Stacy Keach also take part in the filming.
Ryan Simpkins ("The Lonely Man") goes to the set of the comedy The House ( The Gambling House *), where Will Ferrell will accompany him and Amy Poehler. Written by Brendan O'Brien and Andrew J. Cohen, the film follows frivolous parents who have wasted money for their daughter's college education. In order to collect the necessary amount again, the desperate couple decides to open an underground casino in their house. Simpkins got the role of the daughter of the main characters. In the director's chair of the project is one of its scriptwriters - Andrew J. Cohen .
* -preliminary translation.
The Topic of Article: Casting: ex-husband for Adams and girlfriend for McConaughey.