HOLLYWOOD has beckoned actress Liza Soberano, and he or she has accepted. The Filipina-American confirmed on social Media that she can be a part of the upcoming horror comedy, “Lisa Frankenstein.” Kathryn Newton and Cole Sprouse are the film’s lead stars.
Lisa Frankenstein will mark Soberano’s first main Hollywood undertaking since actively pursuing a world profession this yr.
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“Ecstatic to be part of this film [zombie emoji],” the actress confirmed on her Instagram account @lizasoberano on Friday, sharing a screenshot of the _Deadline_ article.
Besides Soberano, Carla Gugino (“The Fall of the House of Usher”), Joe Chrest (“Stranger Things”) and Henry Eikenberry (“The Crowded Room”) had been additionally introduced as a part of the solid.
According to _Deadline,_ Lisa Frankenstein is about in 1989. The plot will comply with the titular character, an unpopular highschool scholar (Newton), who unintentionally re-animates a good-looking Victorian corpse (Sprouse) one stormy night and works to rebuild him into the person of her goals.
Chrest reportedly performs Newton’s father in the film, however the different roles, together with Soberano’s, have but to be disclosed.
Lisa Frankenstein is backed by a stellar artistic group with Academy Award and Tony winner Diablo Cody in cost of the screenplay and actress-director Zelda Williams on the helm. Williams is the daughter of the late legendary actor Robin Williams and the film will mark her first full size directorial job.
The film began manufacturing in New Orleans three days in the past primarily based on Newton’s Instagram account. No launch date has been set, however the film can be distributed in the US and internationally by Focus Features, and Universal Pictures International, respectively.
Before Lisa Frankenstein, Soberano’s final undertaking was the Netflix’s animated sequence, “Trese,” the place she lent her voice to the Filipino dub of the titular character.
It could be remembered that Soberano signed with actor-manager James Reid’s Careless Music again in June. Reid has been a part of the Los Angeles-based label and artist administration firm Transparent Arts since 2020. He has mentioned in earlier interviews that apart from making an attempt to get his profession going in Hollywood, his partnership with Transparent Arts would hopefully pave the trail for different Filipino artists too. Soberano is represented by each Careless Music and Transparent Arts for this undertaking.