20th Century

Nicholas Hoult Joins Searchlights ‘The Menu’ Opposite Anya Taylor-Joy

Nicholas Hoult (X-Men: First Class) is the newest actor to join Searchlight’s comedy The Menu. Hoult joins a talented cast that includes Anya Taylor-Joy (Queen’s Gambit), Ralph Fiennes (Harry Potter franchise), and Hong Chau (Artemis Fowl). Deadline was first to report on the news.

Read: Searchlight’s Mystery Sam Rockwell, Saoirse Ronan Film Gets Title; Releases First Image 

The film is a darkly comedic psychological thriller set in the world of eccentric culinary culture, centering on a young couple who visit an exclusive restaurant on a remote island where an acclaimed chef has prepared a lavish tasting menu. It is unknown at this time who the actors are playing. That said, this cast will bring us something quite tasty.

Mark Mylod (Shameless) is set to direct. Adam McKay will produce through his Hyperobject Industries banner along with Betsy Koch. Will Tracy and Seth Reiss penned the script. Searchlight’s SVP Production DanTram Nguyen and director of production Zahra Phillips will oversee for the studio.

Nicholas Hoult has had quite the career. The actor is best known for his portrayal of Hank McCoy aka Beast in the X-Men franchise. His other notable works include Mad Max: Fury Road, Warm Bodies, Hulu’s The Great, and this years Those Who Wish Me Dead.

About Post Author

In 2013, Skyler Shuler wanted to share his knowledge of Disney films and the magic behind the scenes. So, he created the Instagram account Disney Film Facts and the page quickly garnered a following. Soon after a Twitter was created, and not long after that DisneyFilmFacts.com was born. The page has been lucky enough to garner a wonderful following of such amazing Disney and movie fans, as well as been sourced in some of the biggest entertainment sites in the world. In 2018, the page was rebranded to The DisInsider, and the rest was history!

Leave a Reply