7 February 2016 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
Broadcast
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
NEWS IN BRIEF
Features & Interviews
IFTN Media Channel
Pictiur Paradiso
Production News
Animation News
Digital News
Training News
Cast News
Finance News
Awards News
Making The cut
List Your Company
Free Newsletter
Site Map
IFTN HOME
Saoirse Ronan Cast in Wes Anderson’s ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’
05 Nov 2012 : By Eva Hall
Saoirse Ronan accepting her Maureen O'Hara Award this year
Irish actress Saoirse Ronan is teaming up with Oscar-nominated director Wes Anderson for his next feature ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’.

Ronan has been cast as the female lead opposite a bunch of Anderson regulars, including Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Adrien Brody, Edward Norton and Jason Schwartzman.

Oscar-nominees Ralph Fiennes, Jeff Goldblum and Jude Law also star in the 1920s-set film, which sees Fiennes play a concierge at a Hungarian hotel, who undergoes a number of trials and tribulations at his day job.

Shooting will take place in Germany early next year, with ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ producers Scott Rudin and Steven Rales of Indian Paintbrush, teaming up with Anderson again.

Oscar-nominee and IFTA-winner Ronan will next be seen in Andrew Niccol’s ‘The Host’, an alien feature based on the novel by ‘Twilight’ creator Stephenie Meyer, and Neil Jordan’s vampire thriller ‘Byzantium’, opposite Gemma Arterton.

The Carlow-native was recently honoured with the Maureen O’Hara Award at the Kerry Film Festival.


BREAKING NEWS
IFTA to host Academy Members Screening of Paul Mercier’s ‘Pursuit’ on February 17th
Irish film ‘The Lobster’ released online with Volta and on DVD
Upcoming spring courses and events at Gréasán na Meán Skillnet
Magamedia’s Paddy Hayes on surreal comedy series ‘Eipic’ – “Boldly going where no broadcaster went before”

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Magamedia’s Paddy Hayes on surreal comedy series ‘Eipic’ – “Boldly going where no broadcaster went before”
‘Strangerland’ co-writer Michael Kinirons: “I wanted to keep it messy – this is a really intense situation and these are complex characters”
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
TV spinoff of Oscar nominated Irish film ‘Brooklyn’ being developed
04 Feb 2016 
Oscar nominated Irish film ‘Brooklyn’ released to Home-Video on February 26th
21 Jan 2016 
US and UK Critics Awards for Brooklyn, Room, Stutterer
18 Jan 2016 
Irish Oscar Noms Mark a Golden Age of Irish Cinema
15 Jan 2016 
EDITOR'S PICK
Upcoming spring courses and events at Gréasán na Meán Skillnet
TV spinoff of Oscar nominated Irish film ‘Brooklyn’ being developed
Galway’s Science on Screen to fund two short science films with a budget of €35,000 each
Walker Books UK publish book based on Geronimo’s ‘Nelly and Nora’
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter