Jeanne du Barry Movie (2023):
Jeanne du Barry is an upcoming French historical biographical drama film written and directed by Maïwenn. The film stars Johnny Depp, Louis Garrel, Pierre Richard, Maïwenn, Noémie Lvovsky, Benjamin Lavernhe, Melvil Poupaud and Pascal Greggory.
Principal photography commenced on July 26, 2022, in Versailles and other regions of Paris, for 11 weeks and ended in mid-October 2022. The film was financed by the Saudi Arabian Red Sea International Film Festival.
Jeanne du Barry is set to be theatrically released in France on May 16, 2023, by Le Pacte, before its streaming release 15 months afterwards on Netflix in France.
Jeanne du Barry Movie Information:
|Jeanne du Barry
|May 16, 2023
|Why Not Productions
Red Sea Film Foundation
|Le Pacte (France)
|Box Office Collection
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Jeanne du Barry Movie Storyline:
Jeanne, a young working-class woman hungry for culture and pleasure, uses her intelligence and allure to climb the rungs of the social ladder one by one. She becomes the favourite of King Louis XV who, unaware of her status as courtesan, regains through her his appetite for life. They fall madly in love and, against all propriety and etiquette, Jeanne moves to Versailles, where her arrival scandalizes the court.
Jeanne du Barry Movie Cast and Characters:
- Johnny Depp as Louis XV
- Maïwenn as Madame du Barry
- Louis Garrel
- Pierre Richard
- Noémie Lvovsky
- Benjamin Lavernhe
- Melvil Poupaud
- Pascal Greggory
- India Hair
Interesting Facts About Jeanne du Barry Movie:
- Maïwenn co-wrote, directed, and starred in the film.
- Johnny Depp’s first film in three years. His last was Minamata (2020).
- On August 10, 2022, the first teaser image of Depp in the role of Louis XV was shared by Why Not Productions.
- Regarding the dialogue and the fact that Depp would play for the first time in French, Maïwenn commented that her film is not very talkative and that Depp’s expressiveness is what impressed her a lot.
- On April 5, 2023, it was officially announced that Jeanne du Barry would have its world premiere as the opening film at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2023, before being theatrically released in France on the same day.