According to Collider, “Disappointment Blvd.”, acclaimed new horror from acclaimed director Ari Aster (“Hereditary,” “Midsommar”) has signed four other cast members: Amy Ryan, Kylie Rogers and Broadway legends Nathan Lane and Patti LuPone.
Details of their roles have not been disclosed.
The group joins previously announced Oscar winner Joaquin Phoenix for his portrayal in “The Joker.”
The story is described as a “multigenerational portrait of one of the most successful entrepreneurs of all time”.
A24 will oversee the project. No other information was revealed.
Phoenix is known for a number of well-known roles in film and television. His main works include “Gladiator”, “Walk the Line”, “The Master” (receiving three Oscar nominations for his performance), as well as the recent “The Joker” which earned him an Academy statuette, a Golden Globe, a BAFTA, a Critics’ Choice Award and a SAG Award for Best Actor.
Aster, meanwhile, revived the genre of psychological horror with the famous “Hereditary”, which marked her directorial debut. Along with Toni Collette and Alex Wolff, the work won several awards. ‘Midsommar’, his second feature film, enjoyed the same critical and commercial success and was played by Florence Pugh.
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