Belfast Telegraph

Allen finds Magic In The Moonlight

Woody Allen has revealed the title for his next film - Magic In The Moonlight.

Emma Stone, Colin Firth and Dame Eileen Atkins are set to star in t he four-time Oscar-winning filmmaker's 46th film, which will take place in the south of France, reported the Los Angeles Times.

Marcia Gay Harden, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney and Jacki Weaver, along with Erica Leerhsen, Catherine McCormack, Paul Ritter and Jeremy Shamos, will also make appearances in the movie, which is rumoured to be a reference to Dean Martin's romantic ballad Magic Is The Moonlight.

The location marks a return to France for Woody, after his 2011 romantic comedy, Midnight In Paris.

Details of the story are being kept under wraps.

Magic In The Moonlight has begun shooting in the south of France, and is expected to be released in 2014.

Woody, who has won Oscars for Annie Hall, Hannah And Her Sisters and Midnight In Paris, has been enjoying box office success with his latest film Blue Jasmine, which was shot in San Francisco. The film, which stars Cate Blanchett, Sally Hawkins and Alec Baldwin, has had a strong opening in the US.


From Belfast Telegraph