Lily Collins plays real life Ilya “Dutch” Lichtenstein in Netflix’s Razzlekhan: The Infamous Crocodile of Wall Street.
By Matthew Creith | published
Actor Lily Collins has seen her star rise after a breakthrough in the hit Netflix series, Emily in Paris, where she plays a United States marketing executive trying to make it in the high-profile French space. Collins has done very well, it seems with turns in romantic comedies and dramas on Netflix, including Extremely bad, shockingly bad and mean alongside Zac Efron, but it’s her starring role as Emily Cooper that seems to have gotten the actor a lot of attention from streaming viewers. Now it looks like Collins is signing up for another streaming platform as she will star in a new project titled Razzlekhan: Wall Street’s Infamous Crocodilewhere she will play a dastardly real character with an alter ego rapping on YouTube.
According to a report from Deadline, Lily Collins will lead the way in Razzlekhan: Wall Street’s Infamous Crocodilea true crime limited series in development at Hulu. Razzlekhan: Wall Street’s Infamous Crocodile will take Collins into treacherous territory as she plays Heather “Razzlekhan” Morgan, half of a scheming duo who in real life labeled themselves the geniuses who crafted one of the greatest crypto heists in history, while Morgan established himself as one rapper with a YouTube page to boot. Many believe that the couple may not have been smart enough to pull off such a heist, instead defining them as low-level entrepreneurs who most likely accidentally stumbled upon a hard drive containing $3.6 billion worth of cryptocurrency Bitcoin apparently from the well was stolen. well-known Finex fair.
No other casting announcements have been made yet Razzlekhan: Wall Street’s Infamous Crocodile, so it’s not clear who will play opposite Lily Collins in the real-life role of Ilya “Dutch” Lichtenstein, the other half of the criminal team. However, Collins’ real-life husband, Charlie McDowell, has been recruited to direct and produce the project for Hulu, following their successful collaboration on the Netflix film. windfall premiering on the streaming service platform in 2022 starring Collins, Breaking Bad actor Jesse Plemons, and How I met your mother’s Jason Segel.
Lily Collins seems to be standing out while the iron is hot these days with projects featuring the actor in a variety of series from comedy, drama and thrillers including the upcoming circus themed movie halo of stars. The popular Netflix series Emily in Paris returns for season three once production of the latest season begins in Paris, France earlier this summer, and Collins is gearing up to join the cast of a new film, with her husband once again taking the director’s chair called Gilded Furycostarring It actor Bill Skarsgard and Academy Award winner Christoph Waltz. Her frequent collaborations with husband Charlie McDowell have proved very fruitful for the couple, though Razzlekhan: Wall Street’s Infamous Crocodile appears to be their first project hitting Hulu rather than Netflix, which is a change of pace for the A-list pair.