Taylor Swift joins the cast of David O. Russell’s new film

Taylor Swift appear in the next movie from the director David O. Russell. The singer will join a first-rate cast that includes among its big names actors and actresses such as Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John David Washington, Rami Malek y Zoe Saldana. Russell, the filmmaker behind the Oscar-winning films American Hustle Y Silver Linings Playbook, be in charge of directing a Original screenplay written by him. After five years fallow, Russell is back behind the scenes after the commercial and critical disappointment of Joy in 2015 (va The Hollywood Reporter).

A high point in Taylor Swift’s career

The title of the new David O. Russell film, as well as the details of the plot of the same, have been kept secret., and it is unknown what it will be about. What we do know is that its pre-production has already concluded, and that filming will begin soon under the aegis of the production company. 20th Century Studios, a Disney subsidiary. Its theatrical release date is also a mystery. Swift is coming off a prolific year. The singer has produced two albums, Folklore Y Evermore, which have won the applause of the critics and the public and which have allowed him to achieve great success, achieving album of the year at the grammys and getting to be the best-selling album of the past 2020. In addition, it was the protagonist of one of the Disney + specials, Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions, a short documentary and intimate concert in which the artist reviewed some of the best themes of her work live.

The singer is re-recording her work, has released two successful albums and is participating in a major Hollywood production.

This upcoming film project marks her first big screen role since Cats, the musical adaptation of the play by Andrew Lloyd Webber. In the disastrous, meme-ridden version, co-starring Judi Dench, Jennifer Hudson, Rebel Wilson y Jason Derulo, the singer interpreted the striking and daring feline Bombalurina, giving rise to one of the most recognizable musical numbers of the adaptation. If the film had a questionable quality, its song Beautiful Ghosts, originally written for film, won widespread applause. Taylor Swift made her film debut in the 2010 romantic comedy Valentines Day with Jessica Alba, Jessica Biel, Bradley Cooper and Taylor Lautner, later participating in The Giver and Lorax, an animated film in which he put his voice. In 2020, he presented his biographical documentary Miss Americana, that they premiere in the Sundance Film Festival and then debut on Netflix amid great anticipation.