One of the best directors realizes 20-year-old dream: 100 million epic with stars from Game of Thrones and Star Wars

Francis Ford Coppola (Apocalypse Now) is one of the greatest directorial legends of all time. Now he wants implement a project that he has been dreaming of for several decades. Prime stars from Game of Thrones and Star Wars were cast for his utopian epic Megalopolis, as deadline reported.

Known from Game of Thrones and Star Wars: Francis Ford Coppola cast Mega-Cast

These include Adam Driver (Star Wars 7-9), Nathalie Emmanuel (Game of Thrones), Forest Whitaker (Black Panther), Laurence Fishburne (Matrix) and veteran actor Jon Voight (Asphalt Cowboy). With such a cast comes the alleged Budget of $100 million quickly to its limits.

Nothing is known about the roles, but little about the story: Megalopolis rotates to rebuild a mighty city after its destruction and is based on the model of ancient Rome. Coppola has big ambitions for the project: “When I’m dead, I want people to talk about Megalopolis [und sich fragen:] How can we improve our society?“, he said deadline .

When will Coppola’s star-studded dream project come to Germany?

The epic project is still in its early stages. Many of Coppola’s films are also known for their difficult and lengthy production history. Before 2024, fans will probably not see any of this.

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