Joel and Ethan Coen had almost given up on casting the lead for their film “Inside Llewyn Davis.” The part, a folk musician in early 1960s Greenwich Village, demanded the elusive combination of someone who could both carry a movie and perform the songs central to the film. Until they met Oscar Isaac.
“It just didn’t happen until he walked in the room,” says Joel Coen. “There was a point at which we wondered if we’d written something that was essentially impossible to cast.”
Welcome to Oscar-Isaac.com, your newest and ultimate online resource for upcoming rising actor and singer Oscar Isaac. You may recognize him from the villainous Blue Jones in “Sucker Punch”, Standard in “Drive” with Ryan Gosling, Orestes in “Agora”, Joseph in “The Nativity Story”, Cicil in “Revenge for Jolly!” or his most recent film “Inside Llewyn Davis” where he plays Lleyn Davis.
Oscar’s upcoming films in production for 2013 consist of “Therese” where he plays Laurent LeClaire, and “The Two Faces of January” where he plays Rydal. We aim to provide you all the latest news, images, fan media and more – on everything Oscar Isaac related. Subscribe to our feed or follow us on Twitter to keep updated with Oscar’s career his whereabouts!