Joaquin Phoenix has been heralded as one of the greatest and most unique actors of this generation, proving it with just about every performance he’s given throughout his career so far. He’s captivated audiences in a variety of genres, known for being very selective about each role, and especially has never failed to impress in period pieces. From the repulsive Commodus in Gladiator (2000) to acclaimed musician Johnny Cash in Walk the Line (2005), and now to none other than Napoleon Bonaparte in Ridley Scott’s upcoming epic film Napoleon, set to debut later this year. A trailer has officially dropped to give us a firsthand look at the origin story and climb to power of one history’s most infamous conquerors.
Read More Ridley Scott’s new period film tells the chaotic story of Napoleon Bonaparte and his climb to power alongside his beloved wife Joesphine.