CBS Films announced today it has acquired US rights to “Inside Llewyn Davis.” Written and directed by Academy Award©-winners Joel and Ethan Coen and produced by Scott Rudin and Joel and Ethan Coen, the film stars Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund, F. Murray Abraham and Justin Timberlake.
“Inside Llewyn Davis” follows an aspiring singer-songwriter (Isaac) as he navigates the 1960s folk-music scene in New York City’s Greenwich Village. Grammy®-winner T Bone Burnett produced the film’s soundtrack which includes music performed by, among others, Oscar Isaac, Marcus Mumford and Justin Timberlake. Robert Graf served as executive producer, T Bone Burnett served as executive music producer and Marcus Mumford as associate music producer.
This is a reteam for the Coen Brothers and Rudin, who have previously collaborated on the Academy Award©-winning Best Picture of 2007 “No Country For Old Men” and the multiple-Academy Award©-nominated “True Grit.”