Another reason to celebrate as Larry’s film wins top award
Published 05/09/2013 | 06:44
Larry Mullen Jr is celebrating after his latest film bagged a prestigious award.
Larry was joined in the film by Oscar-winning actress Juliette Binoche.
Mullen plays the role of Tom, who is the husband of Maria Doyle Kennedy's character Theresa. They are friends of the main characters.
Directed by Norwegian filmmaker Erik Poppe, the film premiered in Montreal on Saturday where it received a standing ovation.
“I always want to mix in a little surprise,” said director Poppe on his decision to cast the drummer in the film.
“Since I'm filming in Dublin, I just had to ask him, to add something fresh and raw to the movie.” It is not clear whether the Dublin rocker attend the 37th Montreal World Film Festival.
U2 are currently working on their 13th studio album, due to be ready this month.
However, the band admitted in recent weeks that production had slowed on the album and would postpone its release.