Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgard to reunite for Robert Eggers' 'The Northman'

Ravi Bansal

Los Angeles, Oct 17 (PTI) 'Big Little Lies' co-stars Nicole Kidman and Alexander Skarsgard are teaming up once again for filmmaker Robert Eggers' new project 'The Northman'.

The film is Eggers follow-up project to indie thriller 'The Lighthouse', starring Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe in the lead, which will bow out in the US on Friday.

'The Northman' is being described as a Viking revenge saga set in Iceland at the turn of the 10th century, reported Variety.

Skarsgard's brother, 'It' star Bill Skarsgard, as well as actors Anya Taylor-Joy and Dafoe are in negotiations to join the cast.

Eggers will helm the movie from a script with Icelandic poet and novelist Sjon.

Lars Knudsen, best known for producing Ari Aster's 'Midsommar', is backing the film. PTI RB RB