To interpret Obélix in Astérix et Obélix: L’Empire du Milieu by his friend Guillaume Canet, Gilles Lellouche had to undergo a very difficult physical transformation.
The movie was announced for about two years Asterixkanye clouds The audience awaits him with curiosity and impatience. The release of every Asterix movie is a small event and the last one, Asterix and Obelix: In the Service of His Majesty She will soon celebrate her tenth anniversary. In addition to directing the film, Guillaume Canet will take on the role of Asterix during itObelix will be held bygel for lotion, with whom he has already collaborated eight times. While many actors have played Asterix such as Christian Clavier or Edward Baer, the role of Obelix has always been attributed to Gerard Depardieu, now inseparable from the character.
In an interview with JDDGilles Lallouche said he was aware of it Passing after Gerard Depardieu will be far from easy : “It’s very difficult to get behind Gerard Depardieu. Depardieu is Obélix even before he wears the costume. I was also afraid of attacking this character that everyone knows and who is not easy to play, between his constant frankness and his anger… It was my daughter who told me I should go.To better embody the character, Jill Lelouch must have gained a lot of weight : “I’ve worked out a lot, not just physically even if that’s the most you see: I’ve gained 20 kilos, eat four times a day and do weight training. Now I have my work cut out for me to lose weight!“.
Asterix and Obelix: Original Screenplay by Guillaume Canet
Like the previous two authors, Asterix and Obelix: Middle Kingdom He will try to do so Asterix and Obelix: Cleopatra’s MissionIt is one of the most famous films in the history of French cinema. To do this, he will take advantage of a Casting a stature as it is eclectic Where we will find in particular Vincent Cassel, Marion Cotillard, Pierre Richard but also Philip Catherine, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Angel, McFly and Carlito. Unlike the first four Asterix films, this fifth adaptation will not be adapted from a comic book but will have original scriptAnd here is the stadium:A chariot arrives in the Gaelic village with Chinese Princess Fu Yi, who came to seek help after the coup by Ding Tsien-Chen that overthrew the Empress. Gaul’s irreducible reputation is known even to Shanghai“.
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