The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara

Oscar Isaac Joins Steven Spielberg’s ‘The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara’

by Britt Hayes July 15, 2016 @ 3:32 PM
With few exceptions, Oscar Isaac has been enjoying a steady run of great roles over the last few years, working with directors like the Coen Brothers, J.J. Abrams and Alex Garland — all of whom quickly helped to transform the actor into one of our most beloved stars. Things are only getting better from here, as Isaac’s next project could see him teaming up with anther great director.

Steven Spielberg to Direct 'The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara' Eventually

by Damon Houx April 17, 2014 @ 8:47 PM
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Steven Spielberg has hired Tony Kushner to adapt David Kertzer's religious period drama novel 'The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara' for the big screen, which suggests that the director may eventually make it. But it seems that it won't be Spielberg's next effort, even though he doesn't have his next film lined up.