Jane Fonda - Jane Fonda cast in Oscar-winning director Paolo Sorrentino's Youth

0
0
Subscribe to Jane Fonda alerts

Jane Fonda has been cast in Paolo Sorrentino's 'Youth'.

The 76-year-old actress has a ''a key role in the English-language film that starts shooting at the end of the month'', reports Deadline.com.

Fonda will reunite will Michael Caine who she previously starred opposite in the 1978 comedy 'California Suite' and 1967 'Hurry Sundown'.

The A-List cast also includes 'The Deep Blue Sea' actress Rachel Weisz, 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' star Harvey Keitel and 12 Years a Slave's Paul Dano.

The film follows old friends Fred and Mick, who are approaching 80, during a getaway near the Alps.

Fred, a composer and conductor, is retired, but film director Mick is still working and he tries to finish the screenplay for what he believes will be his last important film, while Fred doesn't intend to return to music but someone is keen to hear his compositions.

Fonda - who was catapulted to the spotlight in the 60s with 'Barbarella' and 'Cat Ballou' - last hit the big screen in 'The Butler' and had a cameo in 'Better Living Through Chemistry'.


Contactmusic

Tags: Jane Fonda - Michael Caine - Rachel Weisz - Harvey Keitel - Paul Dano

0
0
Subscribe to Jane Fonda alerts
Advertisement

More Jane Fonda

This Is Where I Leave You Movie Review

A sparky ensemble helps make this film entertaining even if the plot is simplistic and the themes very tame for a movie that is trying...

Viola Davis Speaks About Growing Up In “Abject Poverty” In Power of Women Luncheon Speech

Oscar nominated actress Viola Davis has spoken of growing up in “abject poverty”, during an emotional speech delivered during the annual Power of Women luncheon...

Steve Martin Awarded AFI's Life Achievement Award

Steve Martin will receive the "highest honour in film", the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award. The AFI announced the news on their website on...

Jane Fonda And Willem Dafoe Amongst The New Faces (Voices) For Simpsons Season 26

As The Simpsons enters a remarkable 26th season, Jane Fonda and Willem Dafoe are set to lend their voices to two characters in storylines pivotal...

Advertisement

Jane Fonda and Kim Kardashian To Go 2D for Simpsons and American Dad

Kim Kardashian will turn voice-over artist in the season finale of 'American Dad' in September, whilst the new season of 'The Simpsons' will include appearences...

Jason Bateman, Tina Fey And The Cast Of "This Is Where I Leave You" Take The Drama To BookCon

Apparently the first ever BookCon, held in NYC over the weekend isn’t just limited to what its name would suggest. Case in point: Tina Fey,...

This Is Where I Leave You Trailer

Judd Foxman thought he had the perfect life with an enjoyable job, a pleasant apartment and a beautiful wife. However, he soon loses it all...

Netflix Orders Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin Sitcom, 'Grace And Frankie'

Netflix has placed a straight to series, 13-episode order of new comedy show Grace and Frankie, which will star Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin. The...

Advertisement

Comments

Jane Fonda Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Jane Fonda

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All