The Northman, the Robert Eggers-directed viking revenge movie starring Björk, Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe, and Ethan Hawke will premiere April 8, 2022. Focus Features will launch the movie in america; Common has the worldwide rights.
The movie, set in tenth Century in Iceland, follows a Viking prince searching for justice for his murdered father. Manufacturing resumed in Eire in August 2020 after an extended pandemic-related delay. Eggers co-wrote the screenplay with the Icelandic poet Sjón, who has collaborated with Björk on “Jóga,” “Cosmogony,” “Oceania,” and others.
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