“Simpsons” Star Hank Azaria Joins Neil LaBute Thriller “Out of the Blue”, Entertainment News
Emmy-winning actor Hank Azaria, best known for portraying several “Simpsons” characters, has joined the cast of writer-filmmaker Neil LaBute’s dramatic thriller “Out of the Blue”.
Also starring Diane Kruger and Ray Nicholson, the film is a modern take on classic themes of “passion, deception and violence,” the reports say.
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‘Out of the Blue’ is in its production phase and filming is currently underway in Rhode Island. The cast and crew of the thriller are about to end, reports confirm.
When Connor (Nicholson) meets the enigmatic beauty Marilyn (Kruger), her alluring charm turns his dull life into an exciting fantasy world. He dives headlong into the adultery affair, the apparently destined golden-hearted ex-inmate The only hitch in their new idyllic life together? Marilyn is trapped in a nightmare with an abusive husband and a vulnerable stepdaughter “, reads the synopsis of the film.
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In the film, Azaria would play the role of a strict probation officer who tries to stop Nicholson’s character from making further mistakes and sabotaging his chances of having a normal life.
“We’ve been fans of Hank for years and are very impressed with his versatility and ability to take on a wide variety of characters on both large and small screens. He’s been a tremendous presence on set, and we can’t wait for audiences to see. what he, Diane and Ray have brought to the table under Neil’s superb leadership, ”Quiver Distribution co-chairs Meyerowitz and Jeff Sackman said in a joint statement.
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Quiver Distribution and Tara L Craig of The Squid Farm are jointly producing the film.