Jake Gyllenhaal is organising a reunion with director Denis Villeneuve. The actor, who before performed with Villeneuve on 2013’s PRISONERS and ENEMY, has revealed that he is engaged on a new movie with the director of the upcoming DUNE.
In an interview with cinematographer Roger Deakins on the Team Deakins podcast, Gyllenhaal acknowledged that “there is something we are working on now,” referring to himself and Villeneuve. While no details about the plot has been revealed, Villeneuve before talked about he desires to return to a smaller movie after DUNE, and the successes of his different pack workplace hits like ARRIVAL and BLADE RUNNER 2049. Perhaps a extra intimate undertaking for Gyllenhaal and Villeneuve may very well be in store, which might be a return to type for the director.
Gyllenhaal first performed with Villeneuve on the critically well-received PRISONERS, which had the actor enjoying a detective investigating a toddler abduction. The movie additionally starred Hugh Jackman, Maria Bello, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo, Terrence Howard and Paul Dano. Gyllenhaal adopted up that union with ENEMY, a movie that noticed a person looking for out his precise look-alike after recognizing him in a film.
I’m excited about seeing each Gyllenhaal and Villeneuve scale issues back a bit after a few of their most up-to-date choices and given their monitor record, a 3rd collaboration may show to be an thrilling endeavor. What would YOU wish to see Gyllenhaal and Villeneuve collaborate on subsequent?