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Carey Mulligan Joins 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

The 'Drive' actress will also star in the 'Untitled Spike Jonze Project' along with the new Coen Brothers movie.
Carey Mulligan joins Inside Llewyn Davis and the Untitled Spike Jonze Project
Carey Mulligan joins Inside Llewyn Davis and the Untitled Spike Jonze Project
Actress Carey Mulligan, fresh off the critically-acclaimed Drive, has lined up starring roles with Inside Llewyn Davis and the Untitled Spike Jonze Project.

Joel Coen and Ethan Coen are writing and directing Inside Llewyn Davis, which stars Oscar Isaac. The story is based on the life of folk musician Dave van Ronk, and centers on a folk artist struggling to make it in the 1960s music scene. It isn't known what role Carey Mulligan, or if she will be required to sing.

Charlie Kaufman is writing the Untitled Spike Jonze Project for Spike Jonze to direct. The story centers on a group of world leaders who meet to shape the face of global events. Joaquin Phoenix will also star, although nothing is known about the characters Joaquin Phoenix or Carey Mulligan will play.

It is said that Carey Mulligan will start shooting on Inside Llewyn Davis in February, and then jump to the Untitled Spike Jonze Project sometime next spring.

Inside Llewyn Davis was released December 6th, 2013 and stars Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, Justin Timberlake, Ethan Phillips, Robin Bartlett, Max Casella, Jerry Grayson, Jeanine Serralles. The film is directed by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen.

Her was released December 18th, 2013 and stars Joaquin Phoenix, Lynn A. Freedman, Lisa Renee Pitts, Gabe Gomez, Chris Pratt, Artt Butler, May Lindstrom, Rooney Mara. The film is directed by Spike Jonze.

Sources: Variety

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Comments (4)

  1. Cripple

    Awesome. can't wait.

    3 years agoby @crippleFlag

  2. skywise

    love everything in this article. Cant wait to see what the coen bros have in store and Spike Jonze is a maniac genius.

    3 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  3. m2

    Glad to hear the Coen Bros have two great actors so far. And I did not know Phoenix signed on to the Untitled Spike Jonze Project, now I'm more interested.

    3 years agoby @m2Flag

  4. thedude-abides

    Her career has taken off faster than anyone I can remember, primarily because she's a fantastic actress, but equally as much because of her choices in material. Add the Coen Brothers to that list.

    3 years agoby @thedude-abidesFlag