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Johnny Depp to Team Up With Wes Anderson in 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

July 17, 2012 (3:15 am) GMT
Depp has been tapped to star in the 'Moonrise Kingdom' helmer's next movie, which will likely be the actor's next film after wrapping 'The Lone Ranger'.

While he's still busy filming "", manages to score a new movie project. The "" leading actor has been locked to star in director Wes Anderson's next movie "", Deadline reports.

Details of what character Depp will tackle are still unclear since the film's plotline is still kept under tight wraps. The upcoming project seems to confirm previous reports suggesting that Anderson is eyeing a European-set film as his next gig and courting a number of high-profile actors to star in it.

Anderson himself will provide the script in addition to serving behind the lens. He will also serve as the producer along with Scott Rudin and Steven Rales.

Oscar-nominated Anderson has lately been stealing attention through his acclaimed work on "". The highly-praised 1960s-set drama successfully scores nearly $40 million domestically, which is quite a big result for an indie movie.

"The Grand Budapest Hotel" will likely be Depp's next big screen stint after "Lone Ranger" since his planned project with Rob Marshall, "", has been pushed for the time being.

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