A new batch of city of asteroids character posters for the upcoming Focus Features have been released. The romantic comedy-drama hails from prolific writer-director Wes Anderson. The posters continue to showcase an all-star cast, which includes Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks and longtime Anderson collaborator Jason Schwartzman.
The film had its world premiere at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival, followed by its debut in select theaters on June 16. Subsequently, Asteroid City will be released on a large scale on June 23.
Who is Asteroid City talking about?
“It tells the story of a fictional American desert town circa 1955 and its Junior Stargazer convention, which brings together students and parents from around the country for college competitions, rest/recreation, comedy, drama, romance, etc.,” reads the official synopsis.
Asteroid City is written and directed by Wes Anderson. The ensemble cast includes longtime collaborators Wes Anderson, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Bill Murray, Jason Schwartzman, Bryan Cranston, Jeffrey Wright, Liev Schreiber, Tony Revolori, Jeff Goldblum and Jack Ryan.
The cast of Asteroid City will also feature some high-profile new cast members including Tom Hanks, Margot Robbie, Scarlett Johansson, Hong Chau, Maya Hawke, Sophia Lillis, and more. The project is produced by Jeremy Dawson and Steven Rales.