Account of his award-winning performance in Joker , Joaquin Phoenix teams up with legendary director Ridley Scott to explore the vie and the origins of Napoleon Bonaparte. According to Deadline , the historic epic will trace Napoleon 's rise to power while examining his relationship addictive and difficult with his wife, Josephine.
Scott reteaming with screenwriter David Scarpa who wrote the 2017 Crime Thriller, All the money in the world . It's been 22 years since Phoenix last worked with the director on Gladiator and I hope the project is just as impressive.
The title of the movie comes from the saying, "There is a cac staffhey in every soldier's kitbag. Phoenix is set to play the controversial military genius who commanded the French armies during the Revolutionary Wars before becoming the nation's emperor in the early 1800s. The actor will next be seen in Mike Mills' emotional drama , C 'mon C ' mon, playing an artist traveling across the United States with his nephew.
Scott is no stranger to ambitious historical action flicks, and the filmmaker shows no signs of slowing down at 82, as he completed The Last Duel this week. Her next project, Gucci, is set to begin filming in Italy in 2021 and will see Lady Gaga play Patrizia Reggiani, the woman who organized Maurizio's murder. Gucci in 1995.
With the Visionary's schedule looking pretty busy, it's also unclear when we'll see another installment of the Alien franchise, created by Scott. He recently suggested that the following might not see again the characters of Prometheus or Alliance.