Scarlett Johansson has briefly put her Disney woes aside to sign up to star in Wes Anderson’s next, currently untitled, feature.
Johansson joins Margot Robbie, Adrien Brody, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton and the recently cast Tom Hanks.
Unsurprisingly, the plot details are being kept under lock and key. It is unclear what the exact nature of her role will be, but it is rumoured it will be a supporting character.
Anderson has written the feature and will also direct.
Anderson and Johansson have previously worked together on the stop-motion animation ‘Isle of Dogs’. She was last seen in Marvel’s ‘Black Widow’. Outside of the MCU, Johansson starred in ‘Marriage Story’ and ‘Jojo Rabbit.’
Anderson’s next feature ‘The French Dispatch’ is set for an October 22nd release, The film is a love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city and brings to life a collection of stories published in “The French Dispatch” magazine. The film has a stellar cast comprising off Benicio del Toro, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, Adrien Brody, Timothée Chalamet, Léa Seydoux, Tilda Swinton, Mathieu Amalric, Lyna Khoudri, Stephen Park, Owen Wilson and Bill Murray.