The past year has been very successful for both Benedict Cumberbatch and Jake Gyllenhaal . The latter earned accolades from the professional community for his role in the thriller "Under Cover of the Night", and Cumberbatch successfully debuted in the Marvel cinematic universe as Doctor Strange.|
Both actors manage to combine filming in blockbusters with working on independent films. For example, Cumberbatch won an Oscar nomination for The Imitation Game, and Gyllenhaal amazed critics with his role in Stringer. And now Hollywood stars are ready to play in one movie - a thriller called Rio . The portal Variety informs about it.
While Cumberbatch and Gyllenhaal are negotiating to take part in the filming of Luca Guadagnino's new film ("Big Splash", "I Am Love"). The script was written by Stephen Knight, the creator of such popular TV series as Peaky Blinders and Taboo.
The film is about a journalist ( Gyllenhaal ) who travels to Rio de Janeiro to visit his wealthy friend ( Cumberbatch ). However, it soon turns out that the arrival of the hero fits into the rich man's plan to imitate his own death ...
The very idea of seeing Cumberbatch and Gyllenhaal in the same movie seems tempting, and when a critically acclaimed director and acclaimed screenwriter step in, the project immediately becomes expected. But the producers will have to work hard to combine the working schedules of the stars. Gyllenhaal still has several new films in stock - The Sisters Brothers, Anarchists vs. ISIS and the adaptation of the video game The Division, and Cumberbatch , currently on the set of Infinity War ", Plans to play in the dramas" A Man in a Rockefeller Suit "and" Lone Wolf ".
The Topic of Article: Cumberbatch will lure Gyllenhaal to Rio.