• Apple TV+ picks up Ridley Scott's ‘Kitbag' featuring Joaquin Phoenix as Napoleon

    4 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    The latest film that Apple TV+ has picked up is Ridley Scott's “KitBag.” The movie centers around Napoleon's origin story and his “swift, ruthless climb to emperor.” Joaquin Phoenix is slated to play the French ruler.
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  • Joaquin Phoenix to Star as French Emperor Napoleon in Apple TV+ Film 'Kitbag' Directed by Ridley Scott

    Joaquin Phoenix to Star as French Emperor Napoleon in Apple TV+ Film 'Kitbag' Directed by Ridley Scott

    4 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple has committed to financing and producing "Kitbag," an epic film directed by Ridley Scott that will star Joaquin Phoenix as French emperor and military leader Napoleon, according to Deadline. Phoenix is well known for his Oscar-winning performance as "Joker" in 2019, and he also played Roman emperor Commodus in Scott's epic film "Gladiator" in 2000. Production of the film is expected to begin in early 2022.
    "Napoleon is a man I've always been fascinated by," Scott told Deadline. "He came out of nowhere to rule everything - but all the while he was waging a romantic war with his...
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