Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer and extra from the forged of “Name Me by Your Title” are returning for the sequel, director Luca Guadagnino mentioned in an interview with Italian newspaper La Repubblica.
Not a lot is thought in regards to the new film, however the novel on which “Name Me by Your Title” is predicated additionally has a sequel, titled “Discover Me,” that includes the identical characters. It takes place 10 years after the unique story.
“In fact, it was a fantastic pleasure to work with Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer, Michael Stuhlbarg, Esther Garrel and the opposite actors. Everybody shall be within the new film,” Guadagnino mentioned within the interview.
Chalamet performed Elio Perlman within the movie, a 17-year-old pupil dwelling together with his mother and father in rural Italy who meets Oliver, a graduate pupil working with Elio’s father. Over the course of the summer season, the 2 develop shut and develop a romantic relationship. Nevertheless, Oliver strikes to the US and breaks issues off with Elio on the finish of the summer season. Stuhlbarg performs Elio’s father and Garrel performs Marzia, one in all Elio’s childhood buddies and flings.
Guadagnino additionally mentioned that work on the film has been placed on maintain, very similar to a lot of the movies in improvement throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
“Earlier than coronavirus, I made a visit to the US to satisfy a screenwriter I really like very a lot, whose identify I don’t wish to say, to speak in regards to the second half. Sadly, we needed to put it on maintain,” he mentioned.
“Name Me by Your Title” earned 4 Oscar nominations, together with greatest image and greatest actor for Chalamet. Author James Ivory received the award for greatest tailored screenplay.
Armie Hammer on the “Name Me by Your Title” sequel: