Dano will play a personality impressed by Spielberg’s father, however with a separate and authentic voice. He joins Michelle Williams who will play a personality impressed by Spielberg’s mom, and Seth Rogen who’ll play a personality primarily based on the filmmaker’s favourite uncle. Cameras rolls this summer season, focusing on a 2022 theatrical launch.
The pic is co-written by Spielberg and Tony Kushner; produced by Spielberg, Kushner and Kristie Macosko Krieger.
Dano will subsequent be seen starring because the Riddler in Matt Reeves’ Warner Bros DC characteristic The Batman, due out in March 2022.
Dano acquired a Golden Globe finest supporting actor nomination for enjoying Seaside Boys bandleader Brian Wilson within the 2016 film Love & Mercy. He made his characteristic directorial debut with Wildlife which premiered on the 2018 Cannes and Toronto Movie Festivals. He co-wrote the screenplay alongside Zoe Kazan. The pic, starring Carey Mulligan, was launched by IFC in October 2018. Dano’s flip within the 2006 characteristic Little Miss Sunshine notched him a Critics Alternative 2007 Finest Younger Actor award, and he shared in a SAG ensemble win for the Searchlight comedy. Different characteristic credit embrace There Will Be Blood, Youth, 12 Years a Slave, Prisoners, Swiss Military Man, Cowboys & Aliens and Knight and Day.
Dano is repped by WME, Nameless Content material and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman, Smelkinson & Christopher.