The first photos from the set of Napoleon, the next, highly anticipated film by Ridley Scott, had shown Joaquin Phoenix as Napoleon Bonaparteand now the new shots leaked from the shoot also grant us a first look at Vanessa Kirby.
As you know the star of Mission Impossible replaced Jodie Comer in the cast of Napoleon a few weeks ago: due to an overlap with other commitments, in fact, the star of Killing Eveinitially chosen for the role of the Empress Josephine, wife of Napoleonwill not be able to reunite with the director of Blade Runner And The crusadeswith whom he had collaborated for The Last Duel; as reported, Scott had personally offered Comer the role in Napoleonafter being bewitched by his performance in the film with Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Adam Driver.
At the bottom, however, you can find the two new photos leaked from the set of Napoleon, which show a night scene starring Joaquin Phoenix and Vanessa Kirby, the ‘new’ Giuseppina. According to the sources, the scene in question would be that of theassassination attempt on Napoleon on 24 December 1800. As you can see, in fact, the character of Phoenix seems to turn to that of Kirby to make sure of her conditions.
We remind you that the filming of Napoleon they started a few days ago, and that the film is expected for next awards season: There is no release date yet, but according to the schedule it is likely that Apple will release the film at the end of the year to allow it to participate in the Oscars 2023.