With filming underway on what is surely expected by many to be an Oscar contender over the coming months the first pictures of Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Oliver Stone‘s Snowden have been released.
Written and directed by Stone, Snowden is based on the books “The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man” by Luke Harding and “Time of the Octopus” by Anatoly Kucherena.
Gordon-Levitt stars as Edward Snowden and on his Facebook page he released the following note, which explains the pictures you’re seeing here:
The film co-stars Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Olyphant, Rhys Ifans, Joely Richardson and Nicolas Cage and Open Road has already set a Christmas Day release. Oscar much?