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Entertainment Stories: Johnny Depp to Direct First Movie in 25 Years

By Hardik WasanwalΒ Β Β Β Β Β Β Β Β  Β Β Aug 15, 2022

Johnny Depp has arranged his first movie coordinating gig in quite a while, The Hollywood Reporter can uncover.

A fourth of 100 years after he coordinated both himself and Marlon Brando in 1997's The Brave, his element first time at the helm, Depp is set to get behind the camera for Modigliani, about Italian craftsman Amedeo Modigliani, and will co-produce close by Al Pacino and Barry Navidi.

In light of the play by Dennis McIntyre and adjusted for the screen by Jerzy and Mary Kromolowski, the film will recount the tale of the painter and stone carver in Paris in 1916.

The adventure of Mr. Modigliani's life is one that I'm unbelievably respected, and genuinely lowered, to bring to the screen, said Depp, who produces for IN.2, the European arm of his creation organization Infinitum Nihil.

Modigliani denotes one more European task for Depp as he cleans himself off from his new and swelling criticism preliminary against ex Amber Heard.

The film additionally denotes the following cooperation among Pacino and Navidi, who have recently cooperated on highlights including The Merchant of Venice (2004), Wilde SalomΓ© (2011) and SalomΓ© (2013). Both produce close by IN.2 and Depp.

This task has been exceptionally near Al's heart. Al acquainted me with the play Modigliani a long while back and I quickly fell head over heels for it, said Navidi.

This is a cut of Modi's life and not a bio. It's been a fantasy of mine to work with Johnny once more β€” he's a genuine craftsman with an astonishing vision to carry this extraordinary story to the screen.