Taher Rahim Joins Joaquin Phoenix in Biography of Napoleon

The French actor revealed in Prophet (2009) by Jack Odiard, recently appeared in the Netflix series Serpentjoins the cast of Ridley Scott’s next movie, which is currently being produced in England.

Biography of Napoleon by Ridley Scott (Alien, Blade Runner, Kingdom of Heaven) becomes clearer. Scott movie – originally titled kit bag It was recently renamed Napoleon, Not to mention the original – it’s being produced by AppleTV+, which continues to increase its offering of “original” movies (the company also produces moon flower killers, Martin Scorsese’s next movie, which is scheduled to be released at the end of the year). This biography that will follow the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte features a highly engaging cast since Joaquin Phoenix, who found Ridley Scott more than twenty years later. the gladiatorHe will play a young Corsican general before becoming consul and then emperor, while Vanessa Kirby (The crown, cut from a woman) in the skin of Josephine de Beauharnais, first wife of Napoleon and Empress of France. Thus, Vanessa Kirby takes the place that Jodi Comer initially occupied (Killing Eve, the last duel), who had to give up the role at the last minute for scheduling reasons.

Jodi Comer The last duel by Ridley Scott. © Twentieth Century Studios. All rights reserved

Tahar Rahim, the first character in French cinema to join the cast of this film, will play Paul Barras, who in 1793 voted for the death of Louis XVI and later became one of the main members of the Directory (1795-1799). Among other things, Paul Barras facilitated Napoleon’s marriage to Josephine de Beauharnais, with whom he was a lover. His resignation would leave the field open for Napoleon in the wake of the coup d’état of 18 Brumaire (November 9, 1799). This is the second time that Tahir Rahim plays the role of Joaquin Phoenix after that Mary Magdalene (Garth Davis, 2018), where the actor Mr And the Joker Interpreter… Jesus of Nazareth.

Taher Rahim in sinner (2021) by Kevin MacDonald. © TOBIS Film GmbH

After winning the César Award for Best Actor in 2010 for Prophet, Taher Rahim took to the international stage and took roles with Jean-Jacques Anod (black gold), Rebecca Zlotowski (Grand Central), Asghar Farhadi (Past), or in the American series looming tower (Hulu) and Eddie (Netflix) – Directed by Damien Chazelle (Whiplash, La La Land). In 2021, the actor from Belfort took the main roles sinner (Kevin MacDonald), which was nominated for a Golden Globe and BAFTA, and the series Serpent (Netflix). Taher Rahim will soon have an invoice Don Juan (Serge Bozon) together with Virginie Iverainduction An anthology series produced by Apple will focus on the effects of climate change on individuals.

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