He’s the Hollywood funny man who is turning his discerning eye to Eurovision in the role of Erik Erikssong — a singer representing Iceland at the contest.
Born in Irvine, California, Will was a world away as he channeled fisherman chic in a yellow waterproof jacket with matching dungarees and a red plaid shirt.
Suggesting that his character is the outdoorsy type, Will wore his hair disheveled and wet — perhaps a sign that his character will be involved in some sort of action-packed sequence.
According to the MailOnline, the “Anchorman” star “laughed and chatted with members of the crew between takes”, implying that he’s in good spirits as the movie enters the home stretch of filming.
Co-star Rachel McAdams, who portrays fellow Icelandic singer Sigrit, wore a white coat meant to channel her character’s Icelandic identity. Its intricate red threading gave it a First Nations feel, elevating it beyond fast fashion and placing it firmly in the realm of the spiritual north.
Her luscious locks fell gently to her shoulders and included gorgeous knots at top — a playful style that befits the dynamic actress who rose to fame in “Mean Girls”.
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The papz aren’t the only ones snapping pics. Edinburgh residents walking past the film set have also been sharing snaps.
This photo shows that the slogan of the mock contest in the film will be “Perfect Harmony” — a delightfully generic and inoffensive slogan that aligns nicely with recent slogans like “Dare to Dream”, “Come Together” and “Celebrate Diversity”.
Dan will star as Alexander Lemtov, a Russian contestant. The English actor is known for his role as Matthew Crawley in Downton Abbey. A pivotal character and subsequent heartthrob, he played the aristocratic character for a total of 25 episodes. More recently he’s buffeted his fame in the US as part of the cast of Legion.
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