Cara Delevingne Joins Orlando Bloom in New Amazon Series
Cara Delevingne will join fellow British star Orlando Bloom in a new Amazon series.
Delevingne will play Vignette Stonemoss, a "faerish refugee" who flees her homeland for the "neo-Victorian" city Burgue. The character must contend with "rampant human prejudice" and her own secrets.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge is to return as writer and star.
The Hollywood Reporter reported reported The 4400 creator Rene Echevarria will write the script, with Paul McGuigan (Sherlock) as director. Echevarria and McGuigan will executive produce with Travis Beacham (Pacific Rim).
Carnival Row will begin filming in the fall for a 2019 release. Beacham confirmed Bloom's involvement with the project in a tweet last week.
"Massive #CarnivalRow news, you guys: Orlando Bloom is Inspector Rycroft Philostrate. #AmazonOriginal #Legendary," he wrote.
— Travis Beacham (@travisbeacham) August 25, 2017
Carnival Row marks both Delevingne and Bloom's major television debut. The actress is known for playing Enchantress in the movie Suicide Squad, while Bloom portrayed Legolas in the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films.
By Annie Martin
Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.AlertMe