Camila Morrone, Leonardo DiCaprio’s ex, enjoys a lunch date with Willem Dafoe in New York… ahead of filming Patricia Arquette’s Gonzo Girl together
Camila Morrone was all smiles on a lunch date with veteran actor Willem Dafoe in New York before the production of Patricia Arquette, directed by Gonzo Girl.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s 25-year-old ex and the 67-year-old actor seem to be getting along well before filming, as they were spotted in Manhattan’s West Village on Friday.
Camila opted for a casual chic look in a long black coat over a black turtleneck, jeans and black leather lace-up boots.
She accessorized with a black leather Chanel bag slung over her shoulder, along with matching sunglasses.
Her brunette locks were worn down the middle as she showed off her natural look by wearing minimal makeup on her face.
Already showing chemistry: Camila Morrone was all smiles on a lunch date with veteran actor Willem Dafoe in New York for the Patricia Arquette production directed by Gonzo Girl
Willem looked neat in black, including jacket, trousers, sneakers and scarf.
His hair was messed up as he sported a mustache during the outing.
Their upcoming film Gonzo Girl will be the directorial debut of Oscar winner Patricia Arquette.
The project is based on the 2015 novel of the same name by Cheryl Della Pietra and will be adapted by Rebecca Thomas and Jessica Caldwell.
Set in 1992, it follows an aspiring writer named Alley Russo (Morrone) who has an exciting new job as an assistant to legendary ‘gonzo journalist’ Walker Reade (Dafoe), where she lives at his compound/party house in Aspen .
The synopsis continues according to Deadline: “Ordered to help the famously chaotic Walker settle down to work on his long-promised latest blurring of fact and fiction, Alley soon discovers the truth: a life of chronic substance abuse has been wiped out in the writing from Walker. ability, until all he can produce from his drug-drenched brain are pages of word salad.
Forced to help a manic, drenched blowhard get through one relatively uncreative day after another, Alley begins to turn Walker’s rants and raves into publishable prose by putting it through the filter of her own mind and her own typewriter, an act of moral support. plagiarism / betrayal that will keep Walker’s career alive – for a few more months.”
Arquette, 54, will also star in the project as Claudia, long-time nanny and manager of “gonzo journalist” Reade.
Friends: Leonardo DiCaprio’s 25-year-old ex and the 67-year-old actor certainly seem to be getting along well before filming, as they were spotted in Manhattan’s West Village on Friday
Showing off her style: Camila opted for a casual chic look in a long black coat over black turtleneck, blue jeans and black leather lace-up boots
Icon: Their upcoming movie Gonzo Girl will be Oscar winner Patricia Arquette’s directorial debut, she’s screened at the SAG Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday
Inspiration: The project is based on Cheryl Della Pietra’s 2015 novel of the same name and will be adapted by Rebecca Thomas and Jessica Caldwell
Gonzo journalism is a style of journalism written with no claim to objectivity, often including the reporter as part of the story using first-person narrative.
Camila has been adjusting to the single life ever since she and Leonardo, who is 23 years her senior, split this summer.
The breakup took place shortly after the actress’s 25th birthday.
Their age-gap relationship lasted about four years with the couple starting their romance sometime in 2018.
Moving on: Camila has been adjusting to the single life since she and Leonardo, who is 23 years her senior, split over the summer. They were seen together in May 2018