Filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola has added actors Shia LaBeouf and Jason Schwartzman to the ensemble forged of his upcoming movie Megalopolis.
The movie already has actors Adam Driver, Forest Whitaker, Nathalie Emmanuel, Jon Voight, Laurence Fishburne and Aubrey Plaza on board.
Veteran actor Talia Shire, Coppola’s sister who additionally featured within the filmmaker’s critically-acclaimed The Godfather films, has additionally joined the forged of the brand new movie together with Grace VanderWaal, Kathryn Hunter and James Remar.
Coppola is directing the independently financed movie, his ardour mission, from his personal script.
The filmmaker has described the mission as a up to date drama by which “the fate of Rome haunts a modern world unable to solve its own social problems in this epic story of political ambition, genius and conflicted love”.
The movie, mounted on a funds simply south of $100 million, will start manufacturing later this 12 months.