Cate Blanchett is part of Guy Maddin’s Rumors. The film’s shoot will start from October 9, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed the development.
Maddin has written the film with longtime collaborators Evan Johnson and Galen Johnson, who also serve as co-directors. The trio had last directed the experimental feature The Green Fog. Other works of the arthouse favourite Maddin are TheHeart of the World, Keyhole, Twilight of the Ice Nymphs, Cowards Bend the Knee, and The Saddest Music in The World.
Blanchett’s latest work is Black Mirror, a British anthology television series created by Charlie Brooker. Maddin’s film is reported to have signed an interim agreement with SAG-AFTRA to allow Blanchett to take part in the project without breaching the Hollywood actor strike restrictions.