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Pete Davidson, Naomi Scott to Star in New A24 Film Wizards!


Pete Davidson, Franz Rogowski, Naomi Scott, and Sean Harris are set to star in Wizards!, a new film from A24 and writer-director David Michôd.

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The film will follow two hapless pothead beach-bar operators (Davidson and Rogowski) who end up running into trouble when they stumble upon stolen loot. Wizards! will be written by Michôd, and based on a story by actor Joel Edgerton and Michôd, with Plan B Entertainment, a production company that has worked with A24 in the past on films like Moonlight, Minari, and The Last Black Man in San Francisco.

Davidson continues to see his star rise in Hollywood, with the Saturday Night Live member set to star in four films in 2022, including another A24 picture, Bodies Bodies Bodies, as well as voicing Marmaduke in the upcoming Marmaduke film.

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Rogowski is a German actor and dancer, becoming internationally known for his performance in the 2018 film Transit, a role that earned him a nomination for the Florida Film Critics Circle Award. Naomi Scott has also been rising throughout Hollywood, having starred in 2019’s Aladdin as Princess Jasmine, and in the 2019 Charlie’s Angel film. She’ll also appear in the upcoming film Distant alongside Anthony Ramos, Zachary Quinto, and Kristofer Hivju.