• Ben Whishaw to Play Russian Dissident Eduard Limonov in New Film From Kirill Serebrennikov

    17 days ago - By Variety

    Versatile British actor Ben Whishaw, best known globally for playing Q in five James Bond films, has been cast in what's bound to be the one of the most complex roles of his career. The actor will play the titular character in “Limonov, The Ballad of Eddie,” a new English-language film by revered Russian auteur...
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  • Russian Director Kirill Serebrennikov Talks ‘Limonov, the Ballad of Eddie' With Ben Whishaw

    17 days ago - By Variety

    Iconoclastic Russian auteur Kirill Serebrennikov will be unveiling footage in Cannes from his new work-in-progress film “Limonov, the Ballad of Eddie,” starring Ben Whishaw as radical Russian poet and dissident Eduard Limonov and Viktoria Miroshnichenko as his wife Elena. Serebrennikov, who will coming to Cannes with his latest completed work “Tchaikovsky's...
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