Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz to topline futuristic romance “The Lobster”

Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz to topline futuristic romance “The Lobster”

PanARMENIAN.Net - Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz will play the lead roles in the dystopian love story “The Lobster”, Protagonist Pictures said in advance of the upcoming European Film Market in Berlin, TheWrap reported.

The picture marks the English language by Oscar-nominated Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos (“Dogtooth”) and starts shooting this March in Ireland. The cast includes Ben Whishaw (“Skyfall”) and Léa Seydoux (“Blue is the Warmest Color”).

Farrell most recently logged a memorable supporting role as P.L. Travers’ alcoholic father in “Saving Mr. Banks,” and will next appear in the supernatural romance “Winter’s Tale.” He is also co-starring in “Miss Julie” opposite Jessica Chastain and “Solace” alongside Anthony Hopkins.

Weisz recently appeared in “Oz: The Great and Powerful” and on Broadway in the hit revival of “Betrayal” opposite her husband, Daniel Craig.

Related links:
 Top stories
Titled “With you, Armenia,” the concert at the Henry Crown Hall will feature works by Komitas, Stepan Rostomyan and others.
The small oil-rich state paid the previous highest price for a painting, a work by Paul Cezanne which sold for $259mln.
Curated by Adelina Cüberyan von Fürstenberg, the pavilion will explore what she’s calling the notion of “armenity.”
The Cosquin Folk Festival lasts nine days and brings together the most important folklore musicians and bands of the continent.
Partner news
Aznavour: The Legend Returns

“The voice of a seemingly extinct volcano which sings to your heart, rather than ears..is heard throughout the world,” Aznavour’s biographer Yves Salgues wrote.