Hollywood actress Berenice Bejo will likely be becoming a member of Indian actor Dhanush in “The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir”, an upcoming journey-fantasy movie directed by Ken Scott.
The movie additionally options Erin Moriarty, Barkhad Abdi, Laurent Lafitte and Abel Jafri.
“The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir” was scheduled to go on flooring in Might and shall be shot in Mumbai, Paris, Brussels and Rome.
Bejo was nominated for an Oscar for “The Artist”.
The movie is predicated on Romain Puértolas’ finest-promoting debut novel “The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Bought Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe”, which got here out in 2014 and has been translated into 35 languages.
“The e-book was an enormous success. It is a bestseller. There are numerous elements that me, there’s clearly comedy, loads of comedy, some very poetic moments,” stated Scott.
“It is the story of this magician/thief who grew up on this small neighborhood in Mumbai. He units sail on this journey of self-discovery all through Europe.
“What’s nice is I get to work with an important actor, Dhanush, who is a big star in India. He is an incredible actor, but in addition an awesome dancer, an amazing singer. He has a really distinctive manner of dancing and shifting, he is simply very charming,” Scott added.