After the box office success of Moonrise Kingdom, which has earned $44 million worldwide from a $16 million budget, director Wes Anderson is going right back to work on his new project. The filmmaker has secured Johnny Depp to star in his new ensemble drama entitled The Grand Budapest Hotel, which is likely to Wes’ next movie, according to Deadline.
No story details have been released, although Twitch has rumours on that indicates more actors the director is going after. Moonrise Kingdom stars Edward Norton and Bill Murray are on the list of both Anderson regulars and newbies, along with Owen Wilson, Jude Law, Jeff Goldblum, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, and Angela Lansbury.
No shooting schedule is known, although it is believed to be Johnny Depp’s next movie, after production wraps on The Lone Ranger.