Daniel Brühl Is Starring Alongside Jessica Chastain In “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

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Daniel Brühl is now attached to star as the titular zookeeper in , which has adapted from the book by , which is based on the unpublished diary of .

The film follows , played by , as she and her husband (Brühl), the director of the Warsaw Zoo, use the zoo to help hundreds of Jewish refugees escape from the Warsaw Ghetto duringthe Nazi occupation of Poland in 1939. will direct.

will handle US distribution, while parent company Universal distributes in the UK, France, Germany, Scandinavia, Latin America and Eastern .

Brühl is probably most memorable as the Nazi war hero, Fredrick Zoller, in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds, has recently starred in Woman in Gold, and will be playing Baron Zemo in the upcoming Captain America: Civil War. He is repped by , Tavistock Wood and Players.

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This news was first reported by TheWrap.

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  1. Daniel Bruhl is not playing the zookeeper. He’s playing the Nazi villain Lutz Heck, who falls in love with Antonina Zabinska (Jessica Chastain). Johan Heldenbergh is playing the zookeeper.

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