By Karen Posada
The next movie from Spanish director Pedro Almodovar ‘I’m so Excited’ from his production company El Deseo, was acquired by Sony Pictures Classics, which already has had a long working history with the director.
There are still no details about the story, but it’s described as a mixed comedy written and directed by the Spanish filmmaker. The cast for the film has been announced: Javier Cámara, Cecilia Roth, Lola Dueñas, Raul Arévalo, Carlos Areces, Antonio de la Torre, Hugo Silva, Willy Toledo, Miguel Ángel Silvestre, Banca Suárez, José Luis Torrijo, José María Yazpik, Laya Martí with special collaborations from Antonio Banderas, Penelope Cruz y Paz Vega.
Almodovar’s last film was ‘The Skin I Live in’ which received mixed but enthusiastic reviews. The movie ‘ I’m so Excited’ will begin shooting next month and will open summer 2013.