Nymphomaniac Adds Lars von Trier Veterans

Manderlay and Antichrist’s Willem Dafoe is re-teaming with so-called ‘controversial’ Danish director Lars von Trier for erotic drama Nymphomaniac, currently shooting in and around Cologne, Germany.

Joining the final round of announcement are: German actor Udo Kier, who has appeared in most of Lars von Trier’s films; French actor Jean-Marc Barr, who worked with von Trier on Dogville, Dancer in the Dark and Breaking the Waves, as well as Caroline Goodall (Schindler’s List) and Kate Ashfield (Shaun of the Dead), Saskia Reeves (Butterfly Kiss) and lastly, Danish writer/director/actor Omar Shargawi (R).

However, Nicole Kidman, who had long been rumored as another possible addition to the Nymphomaniac cast, has dropped out.

Von Trier’s two-part erotic epic previously announced cast members are Charlotte Gainsbourg, the film’s lead, Jo, a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac who tells her story to an older bachelor, played by Stellan Skarsgard; Shia Labeouf,
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