‘Rabbi Jacob’ Sequel In Works; Essie Davis Joins ‘Andorra’ – Global Briefs
It’s been more than 40 years since classic French comedy Les Aventures Du Rabbi Jacob became the No. 1 movie of 1973 — and now it’s getting a sequel. Oscar nominee Danièle Thompso…
It looks like Essie is keeping busy! It was just announced that she is joining the already impressive cast of Andorra.
“She joins the previously announced ensemble of Guy Pearce, Toni Collette, Gillian Anderson, Clive Owen, Joanna Lumley, Riccardo Scamarcio, Eamon Farren and Vanessa Redgrave. Shooting starts in April in Italy on the adaptation of the novel by Peter Cameron about a bookseller seeking a new life in the tiny titular country, where he becomes involved with a cast of offbeat locals and the suspect in a murder investigation. Celluloid Dreams is handling international sales. “