The primary trailer of Johnny Depp’s comeback French film Jeanne du Barry is out. The movie is directed by Maïwenn Le Besco, who will even play the lead function within the film. The historic drama will open the 76th Cannes Movie Pageant on Could 16.
Within the movie, Depp performs the function of King Louis XV, the 18th-century French King. This would be the actor’s first film after a extremely controversial defamation case in opposition to his ex-wife, Amber Heard.
The trailer, which is within the French language, revolves round a younger and charming lady, Jeanne Vaubernier, performed by Le Besco, who, along with her intelligence and attract, tries to climb the social ladder.
The official synopsis of the movie reads, “Jeanne Vaubernier, a younger working-class lady hungry for tradition and pleasure, makes use of her intelligence and attract to climb the rungs of the social ladder one after the other.”
“She turns into the favourite of King Louis XV, who, unaware of her standing as courtesan, regains by way of her his urge for food for all times. They fall head over heels in love. Towards all propriety and etiquette, Jeanne strikes to Versailles, the place her arrival scandalizes the court docket.”
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The movie additionally stars Noémie Lvovsky, Melvil Poupaud, India Hair, Pierre Richard, Benjamin Lavernhe, and Pascal Greggory.
The film will launch in French theatres on the identical day, whereas no updates have been given on the movie’s worldwide launch.
For the unversed, the film additionally marks Depp’s French debut. He was final seen in Andrew Levitas’ 2020 movie Minamata, a movie about conflict photographer W. Eugene Smith.
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