Filmmaker Wes Anderson is prepping his next picture, Moon Rise Kingdom, and rumoured to be joining the cast are Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, and Tilda Swinton. It was co-written by Anderson and Roman Coppola (The Darjeeling Limited). To be produced by Scott Rudin (Fantastic Mr. Fox) who will join Anderson again with production to begin next spring.
“Moon Rise Kingdom is set in the 60s. Two young adults fall in love and run away. Leaders in their New England town are sticking the idea that they’ve disappeared and go in search of them. Norton will play a scout leader who brings his charges on a search. Willis is in talks to play the town sheriff who’s also looking, and who is having an affair with the missing girl’s mother, the role McDormand is in talks to play. Murray, a regular in Anderson films, will play the girl’s father, who has his own issues.”