Nick Cave announces new film project

The singer plans new salesman movie

Nick Cave is set to continue his work in film following on from The Proposition which came out earlier this year.

The Australian singer-songwriter will reunite with the team behind that movie, director John Hillcoat and star Ray Winstone, it has been revealed at the Cannes film festival.

Cave will work on the new project called Death Of A Ladies Man, which features Winstone playing a “sex-addicted travelling salesman who has to take his son on the road after his wife commits suicide,” The Observer reports.

The movie is set to begin filming in London this autumn.

Cave meanwhile has confirmed a series of European solo shows for September.

He plays:

Paris Grand Rex (September 20)

Antwerp Queen Elizabeth Hall (24)

Prague Congress Centre (30)

Further shows will be announced “very soon”. See Nickcaveandthebadseeds.com for information.