Grammy-nominated producer/rapper El-P of Run the Jewels has been tapped to compose the original score for the Al Capone biopic Fonzo. The movie is written and directed by Josh Trank with a cast that is led by Tom Hardy as Capone, Linda Cardellini, Jack Lowden, Matt Dillon, and Kyle MacLachlan. Fonzo recently started production in New Orleans at the beginning of the month and Hardy has shared some set photos of himself as the infamous gangster Al Capone. El-P is known for his use of vintage synthesizers and hard-hitting drums in his productions with Run the Jewels as well as his many other projects. The producer was in the running to score Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049, but the gig ended up going to Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch. Now, El-P is finally getting his wish to get into scoring motion pictures with Fonzo and he's really excited about the opportunity. He had this to say while sharing a picture of himself and Tom Hardy. Fonzo director Josh Trank is a massive fan of … [Read more...] about Run the Jewels’ El-P Will Score Tom Hardy’s Fonzo Soundtrack
Tom Hardy is in full Al Capone mode on the set of his latest movie Fonzo. Hardy is one of the best and most dedicated actors working in the business today, which is why he's such an in-demand talent. He's currently filming a biopic about the infamous gangster and we had previously been treated to photos of Hardy in his Capone outfit. But now he's shared some photos, displaying the full makeup treatment he's undergone to look more like the historical criminal, and it's pretty intense. Taking to his Instagram, Tom Hardy has shared a few photos from the set of Fonzo, which kicked of production at the end of last month. This time, not only is he in classic gangster garb, but his face makeup makes him look much more like Al Capone than he did previously. Hardy is going through a transformation for this part and if he's this committed to the look, it will be interesting to see what he actually brings to the performance. He also appears to be having fun with the whole thing, joking about how … [Read more...] about Tom Hardy Becomes Old Al Capone in Latest Look at Fonzo
Actor Tom Hardy has shared a look at his drastic transformation for his latest role playing mob boss Al Capone.Hardy, 40, has been filming Fonzo, a biopic about Capone being directed by Fantastic Four’s Josh Trank.Alongside a photograph of himself in character posted on Instagram, he wrote: “Mega awkward character misstep.”The Taboo actor followed the post with a snap of himself and some of the film’s crew, believed to be the hair and make-up artists.He captioned the picture: “Audrey and Jay Make up legends.”The film will also star Matt Dillon, Linda Cardellini and Twin Peaks star Kyle MacLachlan. … [Read more...] about Tom Hardy, is that you? Star unrecognisable in picture from new film
TOM Hardy looks dramatically different with a bald head as he transforms into Al Capone for new movie Fonzo. The Hollywood actor is playing the crime kingpin in the new gangster drama and he's gone all out to recreate Capone's receding hair line. Tom, 40, ditched his beard and all his hair to play the ruthless bootlegger in a new film about his life. The actor was seen showing off his newly-balded head on the way to filming and he was also spotted carrying a wig onto the set. He is believed to be using a toupee to help recreate Capone's receding hairline. Tom looked a far cry from his usual suave red carpet style as he stepped out in a grey T-shirt and baggy sports shorts. Fonzo is the latest film to document the life of the infamous gangster, who was jailed for tax evasion in 1932 after spending years running a racketeering empire out of Chicago. The movie picks up Capone's story after he was sentenced to 11 years behind bars and begins deteriorating in jail. Years after being dubbed … [Read more...] about Tom Hardy looks dramatically different with a bald head as he transforms into Al Capone for new movie Fonzo
TOM Hardy takes on the role of Al Capone in his latest movie, Fonzo. But, what do we know about the film, Hardy's character, and the rest of the cast? Let's get the lowdown... When is Fonzo released and who's in the cast of the Al Capone film? Fonzo, which follows Al Capone's later years after his release from prison in 1939, is yet to have a UK release date. Principal photography of the Josh Trank-directed biopic began in late March 2018. According to the production notes, the story will see Al Capone's dementia setting in and the “past becomes present as harrowing memories of his violent and brutal origins melt into his waking life.” The film sees Tom Hardy take on the lead role of Al Capone, and it also stars the following: Linda Cardellini as Mae Capone Matt Dillon as Johnny Noel Fisher as Junior Kyle MacLachlan as Karlock Kathrine Narducci as Rosie Jack Lowden as Crawford Matilda Del Toro as Mona Lisa Gino Cafarelli as Gino What's Fonzo about? The movie's official … [Read more...] about When is Fonzo released and who’s in the cast of the Al Capone film with Tom Hardy?