Anya Taylor-Joy in Talks to Star in the Dark Comedy “The Menu”

Anya Taylor-Joy is perusing the menu…

Following her award-winning role on Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambitthe 25-year-old Argentine-British actress is in talks to star in Searchlight’s dark comedy The Menu.

Anya Taylor-Joy

Taylor-Joy would star opposite Ralph Fiennes. Mark Mylod, who has played a major part in the success of HBO’s Succession, will direct.

The film is a darkly comedic psychological thriller set in the world of eccentric culinary culture, centering on a young couple who visit an exclusive restaurant on a remote island where an acclaimed chef has prepared a lavish tasting menu. Taylor-Joy will play one half of the couple. Fiennes is playing the chef.

Will Tracy and Seth Reiss penned the script.

After her breakout role in Robert Eggers’ The WitchTaylor-Joy has been rising through the ranks and was handpicked to star in the M. Night Shyamalan thriller Split and its sequel Glass

She became one of the big winners of 2021 when her Netflix limited series Queen’s Gambit, about a chess prodigy in the 1960s, became one of the streamers biggest hits of 2020. She was also recently seen in the Focus Features film Emma

She has a busy 2021 ahead of her with starring roles in the Viking drama The Northman, the untitled David O. Russell film and Edgar Wright’s Last Night In SohoShe was also tapped to star in the Mad Max spinoff Furiosa in the title role.

Fifth Harmony Releases Mad Max-Inspired Video for Latest Single “That’s My Girl”

Lauren Jauregui, Camila Cabello and Ally Brooke Hernandez are celebrating girl power in high style…

The Latina singers and their fellow Fifth Harmony members have released the official music video for their girl-anthem “That’s My Girl.”

Fifth Harmony

The Mad Max inspired video sees the fierce all-girl group and The X Factor finalists strutting through a dystopian town clad in all-white distressed garments as they rescue residents and bring them to safety.

“That’s My Girl” was also featured in a music video for the U.S. Women’s Gymnastic team for the 2016 Rio Games.