Alban Ivanov passes the torch to Jonathan Cohen

The comedian, who has just released five films on the screens, takes a break and is replaced by the star of The flame in the new comedy from the directors ofUntouchables.

The new film by Éric Toledano and Olivier Nakache, the winning duo ofUntouchables and sense of celebrationcast changes, according to information from Satellifax and D’Allocinated.

Alban Ivanov, already showing five films this year, withdrew from the project for health reasons and passed the torch to Jonathan Cohen. He joins a cast made up of Pio Marmaï, Noémie Merlant and Mathieu Amalric.

A difficult year will be a “pure comedy, Italian style, and which speaks of our time”, had explained to the JDD Olivier Nakache, specifying that the film will address themes such as “overconsumption and decline, sobriety and over-indebtedness”.

Eighth movie of the kings of the box office

The duo was very influenced by the pandemic and the containment. “We talked about the ‘world after’, but that does not exist, since the world after is ultimately only the world before,” analyzes Éric Toledano. Expected release in fall 2023.

A difficult year is the eighth feature film by Éric Toledano and Olivier Nakache. Out of Standardstheir last film, dates back to October 2019. They have since devoted themselves to the creation ofIn therapywhose second season has just been broadcast on