head head head
Home Contact RSS Feed
Ralph Fiennes To Star In Wes Anderson’s ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’
eelyajekiM   |  @   |  

Ralph Fiennes

Mooonrise Kingdom director Wes Anderson has just cast another high profiled actor for his upcoming dark comedy The Grand Budapest Hotel. After dispelling rumors that Johnny Depp had a role in the film, reports are coming out that Ralph Fiennes has been cast as one of the hotel employees.

Fiennes joins an impressive cast including long-time Anderson collaborators Bill Murray and Owen Wilson. Angela Lansbury, Edward Norton, and Jude Law also star.

According to Variety, Fiennes will be playing the concierge of the titular hotel. This casting came a bit out of left field as Fiennes was not even on Anderson’s wishlist to begin with. However it’s great to see that Fiennes is in the company of great actors and actresses.

While Fiennes is best known for his dramatic work in films like Schindler’s List, The English Patient, and the Harry Potter series, he has been known to deluge in some comedies like In Bruges and Maid in Manhattan. His upcoming roles include Great Expectations and Skyfall.

Not much is known about The Grand Budapest Hotel. Anderson has said that it would be the darkest of all his works. It should be interesting to see what other characters the actors play in the movie.

So what do you think of Fiennes joining Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel?

[Source: Variety]

Topics: Movies, News
Previous Article
Next Article
Geeks of Doom on Instagram Follow Geeks of Doom on Tumblr
Geeks of Doom on YouTube Geeks of Doom on Pinterest
Geeks of Doom Email Digest Geeks of Doom RSS Feed
The Drill Down Podcast TARDISblend Podcast Westworld Podcast
2016  ·   2015  ·   2014  ·   2013  ·   2012  ·   2011  ·   2010  ·   2009  ·   2008  ·   2007  ·   2006  ·   2005
Geeks of Doom is proudly powered by WordPress.

Students of the Unusual™ comic cover used with permission of 3BoysProductions
The Mercuri Bros.™ comic cover used with permission of Prodigal Son Press

Geeks of Doom is designed and maintained by our geeky webmaster
All original content copyright ©2005-2016 Geeks of Doom
All external content copyright of its respective owner, except where noted
Creative Commons License
This website is licensed under
a Creative Commons License.
About | Privacy Policy | Contact