Now in the United States is working on a new adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”. The project, dubbed “R#J”, will be the first adaptation works for GenZ (last high-profile adaptation of the film, baz Luhrmann, with Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes). The film will be released in Screenlife format, when the action takes place on screen of smartphone or computer. The producers of the film by Timur Bekmambetov and Igor Tsai. About the project mentioned earlier. But the actors announced just now. Romeo movie first time playing an African-American actor Cameron Engel, Juliette is an American actress of Latin American origin Francesca Noelle. The film is directed by Cary Williams.
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Cameron Engels is best known for the teenage Netflix show “Baywatch” – he played Spencer. He also starred in the new Netflix series “Klickbar”. Director Carey Williams received a special jury prize at the Sundance film festival in 2018 for his short film “Emergency”. Also among his works are the series “Banshee. Prehistory”.
Francesca Noelle starred in the films “Wrong education of Cameron Post” and “the Village and the Peaks” – the second is the “Sundance Labs”.
the shooting of “R#J” were held in Los Angeles and ended in February. Now the project is at the stage of post production, which is carried out remotely.
the Publication Variety says that this film is the first major project emerged from the recently established production company Bekmambetov and Cai Interface Films. This will be the first of several mainstream projects created Interface using the format Screenlife, which was nurtured by Bekmambetov’s company Bazelevs. This year, Interface plans to spend on movies Screenlife more than $ 10 million.
“the Russian newspaper” on an exclusive basis in our country are given pictures from the production of the picture. Abroad was the exclusive from Variety.