Wes Anderson's 'French Office' Delayed Until October

Critically acclaimed filmmaker Wes Anderson The highly anticipated movie 'The French Dispatch' will now hit theaters on October 16 of this year. The film will be released worldwide on July 24, but has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has disrupted everything. Hollywood Launch schedule.

The film was rumored to have its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. But the 2020 edition of the film gala has been canceled due to the pandemic.

However, the new release date also gives their prospects a boost in next year's award season, which culminates with the Academy Awards in February.

Set in Paris during the 1950s, 'The French Dispatch' follows a group of journalists at an American newspaper office. The film features Timothee Chalamet, Benicio del Toro, Lea Seydoux, Mathieu Amalric and Jeffrey Wright.

Anderson's frequent collaborators, Adrien Brody, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand , Saorise Ronan, Owen Wilson and Bob Balaban It will also star.

Disney, which acquired several properties, as part of its merger in 2019, announced the release dates of several projects that have been affected by the pandemic.