As Leos Carax’s Adam Driver Musical ‘Annette’ Finally Starts Shooting, What Took So Long?
As announced this month, French director Leos Carax’s “Annette” is finally in production after years of stops and starts.
Carax’s first feature since 2012’s “Holy Motors” and his first full-on English-language film, “Annette” is a musical set in Los Angeles that will feature original music from the ’70s rock band Sparks and tells a love story between a stand-up comic (Adam Driver) and an opera star (Marion Cotillard).
And Cotillard brought tragic singer Edith Piaf lovingly back to life for 2007’s “La Vie En Rose,” which earned her a Best Actress Academy Award.
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