May 9, 2018
Lupita Nyong’o to Star in Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’; Here’s What We Know So Far
Last year, Jordan Peele’s “social horror” thriller Get Out was an unexpected success, both with audiences and critics. Soon after the film was nominated for three Academy Awards — Peele himself ending up winning an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay — Peele announced he was writing his next film and planned to direct it for Universal Pictures.
Now the casting process has begun. Thanks to Variety and The Hollywood Reporter, we know the title and the first three actors who have been touted for starring roles. Here’s a roundup of what we know so far.
What is the title and premise of the movie?
As newly revealed by Peele, it’s titled Us. We don’t know the premise yet, though it reportedly will revolve around two couples, one white, one black. The…