The next adventures of "Vikings" on small screens have just begun, and the screen son of Ragnar Lodbrok, Alexander Ludwig, is already preparing to join Sam Keely in the thriller Peace ("Peace" *) about the real history of the Second World War. The script will be based on the work of the same name by Richard Bausch. The plot of the film will acquaint viewers with the story of a small group of American soldiers and an elderly Italian guide, who are pursued by a sergeant who brutally killed a young girl.|
Robert David Port, whose Twin Towers won an Oscar for Best Documentary Short Film, will write and direct the upcoming project. Rick Dugdale will take care of all the financial chores.
The role of Ludwig in the thriller has not yet been announced, and they are planning to start work this month.
Meanwhile, the sequel "The Girls with the Dragon Tattoo" has finally found its Mikael Blomkvist: it will be the Norwegian actor Sverrir Goodnason, who starred in the biopic "Borg / McEnroe". Thriller "The Girl Who Stuck in the Web" by David Lagerkranz is a continuation of the cult story, once written by Stig Larsson. In the 2011 film, the main characters of the Millennium trilogy are played by Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara, now Claire Foy will accompany Goodnason as Lisbeth Salander. Stephen Knight had a chance to work on the script in the company of the author of the novel himself, and Federico Alvarez took the director's chair. In the center of the plot is a charismatic journalist and a young hacker who once again find themselves adventures in the best traditions of a modern detective story.
The sequel will begin filming in Berlin and Stockholm next month, and will debut on the big screens in autumn 2018.
And Fargo season 3 star Mary Elizabeth Winstead has joined Aaron Paul in the new thriller The Parts You Lose, which has already begun filming in Canada. The director's chair was taken by Christopher Cantwell, the script was written by Darren Lemke, who is also involved in the work on the story of Shazam. The creators plan to tell about the friendship between the deaf boy Wesley and the fugitive criminal who took refuge in an abandoned barn on a farm in North Dakota. Winstead will play the young hero's mother - Gail.
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The Topic of Article: Casting: Ludwig at War and Journalist Goodnason.