Scorsese is now filming his Apple-backed Western epic in Oklahoma.
Apple has unveiled the primary authentic picture from Martin Scorsese’s upcoming Western epic “Killers of the Flower Moon.” The primary glance symbol options Leonardo DiCaprio and Lily Gladstone as Ernest and Mollie Burkhart. Ernest is the son of an impressive native rancher, performed within the film by way of Robert De Niro. “Flower Moon” is in accordance with David Grann’s non-fiction e book and tracks the investigation of serial murders that plagued the Osage Country all the way through the 1920s after treasured oil was once came upon on their land.
As IndieWire reported ultimate month, Scorsese kicked off filming “Killers of the Flower Moon” on April 19 in Oklahoma. Cameras had been in the beginning set to start rolling at the film in March 2020, however the coronavirus pandemic not on time manufacturing indefinitely. The movie is the newest collaboration between Scorsese and DiCaprio, who seemed in “The Aviator,” “Gangs of New York,” “Shutter Island,” “The Departed,” and “The Wolf of Wall Boulevard.” DiCaprio was once Oscar nominated for “The Aviator” and “The Wolf of Wall Boulevard.” Gladstone is very best identified for her breakout position in Kelly Reichardt’s “Sure Ladies,” however “Flower Moon” is sure to turn out to be her highest-profile performing gig thus far.
Starring reverse DiCaprio, Gladstone, and DeNiro is a supporting solid that incorporates Jesse Plemons, Scott Shepherd, Pat Healy, Tantoo Cardinal, Michael Abbott Jr., Gary Basaraba, and Grammy Award-winning musicians Jason Isbell and Sturghill Simpson, amongst others.
“We’re extremely joyful to in spite of everything get started manufacturing on ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ in Oklahoma,” Scorsese mentioned in a commentary saying the authentic get started of manufacturing ultimate month. “With the intention to inform this tale at the land the place those occasions happened is amazingly essential and demanding to permitting us to painting a correct depiction of the time and other people. We’re thankful to Apple, the Oklahoma Movie and Tune Place of business and The Osage Country, particularly all our Osage specialists and cultural advisors, as we get ready for this shoot. We’re excited to begin running with our native solid and workforce to carry this tale to lifestyles on display screen and immortalize a time in American historical past that are supposed to no longer be forgotten.”
Take a look at a more in-depth take a look at DiCaprio and Gladstone’s characters within the footage under. Apple is backing the movie’s price range whilst Paramount will take care of the film’s international theatrical liberate. The movie does no longer but have a liberate date.