News: Ezra Miller To Play Young Salvador Dali In Upcoming Biopic

Ezra Miller is set play the young Salvador Dali in Mary Harron’s upcoming biopic Dali Land. Miller's credits include Justice League, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. He is set to appear in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, We Need To Talk About Kevin and Afterschool. 

Miller will play the young Dalí through a series of flashbacks. Ben Kingsley, Lesley Manville, Tim Roth and Frank Dillane will star in Dali Land, which Bankside Films is crrently selling in Cannes. Kingsley will play the iconic surrealist painter Dali. Harron will direct from her screenplay co-written with John C Walsh.

The film is set in New York and Spain in 1973, with the story being told through the eyes of James (Dillane), a young gallery assistant who helps Dalí prepare for a big show. While James hopes to learn some of the secrets of great art from one of the 20th Century’s greatest painters, he instead falls down a rabbit hole of glittering parties, personal battles and an art world awash with money and drama.