First-look images from Django, the “high-concept reimagining” of the classic Spaghetti Western for European TV giants Sky Studios and Canal+, give a peek into the 10-episode TV series and show Matthias Schoenaerts (The Danish Girl), Noomi Rapace (Prometheus) and their fellow cast members in action. Sky Studios released the images Friday as production continues in Romania. Schoenaerts stars as the eponymous Django, joined by Nicholas Pinnock (Fortitude, Top Boy) as antagonist John Ellis, Rapace as Ellis’ enemy Elizabeth and Lisa Vicari (Dark) as Django’s long-lost daughter Sarah. Loosely based on the Sergio Corbucci feature of the same name, the English-language series is...
Performing has been a part of Matthias Schoenaerts’ life for almost as long as he can remember. He started his professional career when he was just 13-years-old, and although his journey has had some twists and turns, he’s managed to become an international star. His resume now includes over 60 acting credits, and the list grows more and more each year. His passion for telling stories comes through in every project he works on. He has earned the respect of colleagues and the admiration of fans, and he’s looking forward to giving the world even more great performances. Continue reading to learn 10 things you didn’t know about Matthias Schoenaerts.
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Director Zack Snyder’s DC Extended Universe debut, 2013’s Man of Steel, may have delivered respectable global box office numbers ($668 million) in showcasing star Henry Cavill, but it wasn’t an acclaimed watershed pop culture moment that guaranteed Warner Bros. a money-printing, Marvel Cinematic Universe-style operation. Thus, 2016’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice saw Snyder expedite an introduction to a new Batman—just four years after the end of Christopher Nolan’s beloved trilogy—on the stardom of Ben Affleck. However, Snyder’s revealed backup Batman proves that he was all in on the idea, Affleck notwithstanding.
Be still my heart! You mean to tell me there was a chance we could’ve had my man crush Matthias Schoenaerts as the Dark Knight? And Ben Affleck got in the way? This is news I really did not need to know!. The info comes from Zack Snyder, who (shocker!!!)...
Zack Snyder Says Matthias Schoenaerts Was A Potential Batman Back-Up When Ben Affleck Had Reservations
Believe it or not, there’s a new interview with Zack Snyder where he talks about DC superhero films! Shocking, I know. But in the new episode of Happy. Sad. Confused., Syder does mention a bit of DCEU trivia that was previously unknown, as he talks about an actor he had in mind for Batman if Ben Affleck passed on the role.
Noomi Rapace, Nicholas Pinnock Join Matthias Schoenaerts in ‘Django,’ From Sky and Canal Plus (EXCLUSIVE)
Noomi Rapace and Nicholas Pinnock are joining Matthias Schoenaerts in the star cast of “Django,” an English-language reimagining of Sergio Corbucci’s classic 1966 Western. Set in the Wild West of the 1860s and ’70s, the project marks one of the biggest high-end European series of 2021. Star of “Prometheus,” “Sherlock...
Loosely based on Sergio Corbucci's 1966 feature film and set in the Wild West of the 1860s and 1870s, the 10-part series comes from Italian producers Cattleya and French banner Atlantique Productions. Matthias Schoenaerts is set to don his stetson in the title role in Django, a "high-concept reimagining" of...
Matthias Schoenaerts will take on the title role in Django, a new Western series from Canal+ and Sky that will head into production in May 2021. The 10 x one-hour episode English-language series will be produced by Italian independent company Cattleya and France’s Atlantique Productions, as a Canal+ Création Originale and Sky Original title.