News "Maria": A Glimpse Behind the Scenes with Haluk Bilginer and Angelina Jolie
"Maria": A Glimpse Behind the Scenes with Haluk Bilginer and Angelina Jolie
The world of cinema is abuzz with anticipation as the first behind-the-scenes images from the film 'Maria' emerge. This biographical drama, which chronicles the tumultuous life of the iconic soprano Maria Callas, brings together the prowess of Turkish cinema legend Haluk Bilginer and the allure of Hollywood's Angelina Jolie.
First Glimpses from the Set of "Maria" Revealed
The first images from the set of the movie 'Maria' have been released to the press, unveiling the much-anticipated appearances of Turkish cinema legend Haluk Bilginer and Hollywood superstar Angelina Jolie.
Haluk Bilginer shares the lead role with Angelina Jolie in 'Maria,' a film that tells the life story of the Greek-American soprano, Maria Callas.
The filming is set to span 8 weeks and is being shot in various cities including Paris, Greece, Budapest, and Milan. In the movie, Bilginer portrays the Greek businessman and shipping magnate, Aristotle Onassis.
What is the Plot of "Maria"?
Written by Steven Knight, known for his work on the series 'Peaky Blinders,' the film focuses on the last days of the famous soprano's solitude in Paris during the 1970s. Maria Callas, a Greek immigrant living in New York, was one of the most renowned sopranos of her time and lived for a long period as the mistress of Aristotle Onassis. When Onassis left her to marry Jackie Kennedy, Callas first moved to Italy and then to France. Allegations of harassment and violence towards Callas during her relationship with Onassis also emerged.
The movie 'Maria' aims to captivate its audience by delving into Callas's intricate life and emotional challenges.
The buzz around 'Maria' has been building for months. With a compelling real-life story, a star-studded cast, and a renowned writer at its helm, the film is already being touted as a potential award contender.
Fans of both Jolie and Bilginer are eagerly awaiting the film's release, with many speculating on how the narrative will handle the controversial aspects of Callas's relationship with Onassis. Given the sensitive nature of the allegations and the complexities of their relationship, it will be interesting to see how the film balances the portrayal of their love story with the darker undertones.
Release Date and More
While the exact release date of 'Maria' has not been announced yet, insiders suggest that it might premiere at one of the major film festivals next year. Until then, fans and cinema enthusiasts will have to make do with these tantalizing glimpses from the set.
Stay tuned for more updates and exclusive behind-the-scenes content as the filming progresses.
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