John Hurt and Tilda Swinton coming straight from Bong Joon-Ho’s Snow Piercer to join Mia Wasikowska of Albert Nobbs and War Horse actor Tom Hiddleston in the latest film from indie legend Jim Jarmusch, which now has an official title Only Lovers Left Alive.
Hiddleston has joined the cast of the director’s upcoming vampire tale, replacing Michael Fassbender, which involvement was announced during Cannes last year.
Jarmusch is producing Only Lovers Left Alive together with Cologne-based Pandora films and will shoot in the North Rhine-Westphalia region of western Germany later this year.
Veteran actor Hurt, fellow Oscar-winner, most lately of Tinker Tailor Solider Spy has been also selected to receive an outstanding British contribution to cinema award on February 12th.
Swindon who also won the Academy Award will rejoin her The Limits of Control director Jarmusch in his upcoming project. She also starred in the new film adaptation of the novel We Need to Talk about Kevin, released in October 2011.
Hiddleston will next be seen reprising his role as Loki in the superhero team-up film The Avengers.
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