Is Polaris cancelled or renewed for a second edition? If yes, then – When will the film premiere?
Also, are the rumours about the release date of the 2nd chapter true? Are Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara joining the cast? Well, everything will be revealed in this article itself. Read on till the very end…
All About Polaris?
Polaris is a multi-cultural feature film that debuted on October 16, 2016. Created by Christina Jo’Leigh and Mahdi Davari, the film is based on a script written by Soudabeh Moradian and Naghmeh Samini.
It stars Bahram Radan, Alicja Bachleda, Coby Ryan McLaughlin and Roya Teymourian. Polaris the first U.S. Iranian collaboration produced in the U.S. after the revolution and which received its license to screen theatrically in Iran in 2018.
The storyline of the series, Polaris shows the journey of a young immigrant journalist, half Iranian-half German, who suffers from PTSD. The production behind the series are Cinematic Artistry and Sahara Pictures.
News on Couple Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara Joining the Cast of Polaris?
Yes, it is officially confirmed that Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara will again play together and share a single screen in Polaris by Lynne Ramsay.
Ramsay has already worked with them in many of his films The couple also worked with each other on multiple projects, such as Spike Jonze’s Her, and the 2018 documentary Dominion.
They were also present in Ramsay’s first film You Were Never Really Here, although it joins a longer list of upcoming projects for the Scottish filmmaker. Ramsay is also set to direct the film based on Stephen King novel, The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, as well as being lined up to adapt a Margaret Atwood short story.
“It will be a busy schedule for a director that worked up her 1999 debut, Ratcatcher, with only three other features in 20 years. If there was ever a filmmaking embodiment of the mantra ‘a little goes a long way,’” said Lynne Ramsay.
Speaking about Polaris, Ramsay added that “it’s much more difficult when you come up with an original idea like this, but it’s impossible not to get excited when you’re preparing a movie with Joaquin.”
Final cast list of Polaris?
As of now, the starring of Polaris is not yet confirmed by the makers except for Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara. However, if it happens, we can anticipate some cast to be seen for sure!
Below mentioned are the expected cast of the series:-
- Alicja Bachleda as Baran
- Bahram Radan as Poorya
- Coby Ryan McLaughlin as Daniel
- Elisabeth Röhm as Christine
- Diane Marshall-Green as Nina
- Roya Teymourian as Baran’s mom
- Tasha Smith as Sophie
- Roozbeh Jannatkhah as Hamed
- Rydell Danzie as Tyler
As we discovered above, there is no news from the production’s side about making the Polaris trailer. So, as of now, there is no official trailer for the television.
Better stay connected to us, we will update the trailer video on the website as soon as it is published.