We know that Pacino is a great fan of Shakespeare's work. His director's debut "I, the King" was dedicated to another popular hero of the classics – Richard III. His new Radford Film, which was nominated for an Oscar for the Postman, has the potential to become a real event.
"Lyr is a hero who is quite popular. We have long talked about the idea with Al. There is a difference between the Shellock, which plays only in five scenes, and Lyr, which is almost at each stage of the play"Radford explains."It will be great. I think Pacino will be wonderful, but he is a great actor".
"We have a great desire to do it, but we have never discussed the beginning of production. We are ready to start the work of King Lear"We hope to get something epic," said producer Barry Navidi, who also produced the "Venice Trader".
The next two projects of Al Pacino will bring enormous interest. He starred in Martin Scorsese's new films – "Eretz" and Quentin Tarantino – "Once in Hollywood where the heroic agent of Leonard Dicaprio plays.