Acclaimed filmmaker Ridley Scott is currently busy filming his upcoming project titled House of Gucci that will showcase the rise and fall of the grandson of Guccio Gucci who was murdered by his own wife over relationship and greed complications. The plot sounds compelling and intriguing just to hear that a lavish Italian family with a legacy of their own who couldn’t protect their own heir from a greedy woman.
The leads of the film were announced a year ago in the form of Adam Driver and Lady Gaga as two love birds. Recent additions came through the casting of Jared Leto and Al Pacino who are expected to portray other family members of the Gucci empire. Salma Hayek was announced last night to embody the role of Lady Gaga’s friend who aids and abets her into killing Adam Drivers’s character.
Ridley Scott will take no days off as he has plenty of bigger fishes to fry with one of them being Joaquin Phoenix’s Kitbag that will essay the story of Napoleon Bonaparte’s rise and fall for his love of life and by his lovely wife. Ridley Scott has another film in his chamber in the form of The Last Duel that is scheduled to be released later this year.
In other latest Hollywood news, HBO has just announced the filming dates of its highly anticipated video game adaptation series titled The Last of Us that is based on the widely popular game of the same name by naughty dog productions. The casting of the show includes Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey in lead roles.
The filming is expected to begin on July 5, 2021, and to commence on June 8, 2022. The show can be expected to hit the cable network later in 2022. The show has wrapped up post-production in terms of writing, casting, and location scouting.