Angelina Jolie: First Look Of The Actress As Iconic Opera Singer Maria Callas Creates Buzz

Angelina Jolie will transform into Opera Legend Maria Callas In the Upcoming Biopic. Here what you need to know.

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Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is all set to portray the iconic 20th-century opera singer Maria Callas. In an upcoming biopic titled Maria. The film will depict the tragic yet beautiful life story of the world’s greatest opera diva Maria Callas, one of the most renowned opera singers ever. Slated for release in 2023, Maria started production in October 2022. Filming is taking place across various European locations over a span of 8 weeks, including Paris, Greece, Budapest, and Milan.

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The first look of Angelina Jolie as Maria Callas recently surfaced online. Showcasing her incredible transformation into the opera singer’s character. Dressed in a vintage-style winter coat, Jolie sports a short curly hairdo reminiscent of Callas’ iconic hairstyle. Fans have been stunned by how closely Jolie resembles Maria Callas in the first look images.

About Angelina Jolie Film Maria

Maria will focus on Callas’ life story in the 1970s, showcasing her final days spent in glamorous isolation in Paris after retiring from singing at the height of her career. Acclaimed writer Steven Knight of Peaky Blinders fame pens the screenplay. Besides Jolie in the titular role, the biopic boasts an impressive international cast including Pierfrancesco Favino, Alba Rohrwacher, Haluk Bilginer, Kodi Smit-McPhee, and Valeria Golino. It is produced by Juan de Dios Larraín for Fabula Films and directed by Pablo Larraín, who has helmed critically acclaimed biopics like Jackie and Spencer.

On getting the opportunity to portray the operatic legend on screen, Jolie has expressed her excitement to audiences worldwide. She underwent extensive preparation for months to get into the skin of the character, including studying Callas’ original costumes and singing style. With its incredible lead casting and production values. Maria is poised to introduce the story of the iconic Maria Callas to a whole new generation. Angelina Jolie’s transformative first look has already generated tremendous buzz amongst fans eagerly awaiting its 2023 release.

Arpita Mackelvy
Arpita Mackelvy
Arpita is In-house content creator at NON. She is in writing for the last 6 years and contribute to some of biggest publishers in the industry.

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