Rooney Mara and Joaquin Phoenix to Play 1930s Couple in Movie About ‘Jealousy, Betrayal and Murder’

Rooney Mara and Joaquin Phoenix are taking their sentiment to the big screen.

On Monday, FilmNation reported that Mara, 37, and Phoenix, 47, who made their honorary pathway debut as a team at the 2017 Cannes Movie Celebration, will star in lead jobs in chief Pawel Pawlikowski’s next film. The film at present purposes the functioning title The Island, as indicated by The Hollywood Correspondent and Assortment.

The film is depicted as a thrill ride motivated by genuine occasions and follows a couple during the 1930s who mean to live on a far off island until they develop into “a newspaper paper sensation,” which prompts the appearance of a “a so called lady” who plots to fabricate an inn on the island, as indicated by the power source.

“Mental fighting results between the noblewoman and the American couple as sexual unfaithfulness, treachery and at last homicide happens among the island gatecrashers,” peruses a rundown for the film, per THR. “Pawel Pawlikowski is one of the world’s most noteworthy producers working today,” FilmNation Chief Glen Basner told THR.

“Pawel bringing this account of desire, selling out and kill in a Nursery of Eden is precisely exact thing we as a whole need to drive audiences back to the film.”

Phoenix and Mara initially met in 2012 on the arrangement of Her, in which Mara played Phoenix’s ex.

Phoenix told Vanity Fair in 2019 that he figured Mara could have done without him by any means, however it turned out she was simply bashful.

“She’s the main young lady I at any point looked into on the web,” he said at that point. “We were simply companions, email companions. I’d never done that.

Never looked into a young lady on the web.” The couple additionally costarred in 2016’s Mary Magdalene, in which Mara assumed the nominal part, and Phoenix depicted Jesus.

Mara and Phoenix got connected secretly in 2019, and gossipy tidbits about a commitment started when Mara was shot wearing a huge jewel ring on her left hand.

In September 2020, Mara and Phoenix invited their most memorable kid, a child named Stream, named after Phoenix’s late brother who died in 1993.