Raymond and Ray
Directed byRodrigo García
Written byRodrigo García
Produced by
CinematographyIgor Jadue-Lillo
Edited byMichael Ruscio
Distributed byApple TV+
CountryUnited States

Raymond and Ray is an upcoming American comedy-drama film written and directed by Rodrigo García and starring Ewan McGregor and Ethan Hawke.


Two half brothers reunite at the funeral of their father, with whom both had a bad relationship.



It was announced in August 2021 that Ewan McGregor and Ethan Hawke had been cast to star in the film, which is written and directed by Rodrigo García.[1] In October, Maribel Verdú and Sophie Okonedo were added to the cast,[2] with Maxim Swinton joining the next month.[3]

Virginia governor Ralph Northam announced in September 2021 that the film would shoot in Central Virginia beginning in the fall.[4] Filming began in Richmond the following month.[5][6] Filming took place in Hopewell, Virginia from October 18 to 21.[7] Filming took place at Oakwood Cemetery in Richmond in November.[8]


  1. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (August 30, 2021). "Ewan McGregor & Ethan Hawke Team For 'Raymond And Ray' At Apple Original Films". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 8, 2021.
  2. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (October 21, 2021). "'Raymond And Ray': Maribel Verdú & Sophie Okonedo Join Apple Studios Film Opposite Ewan McGregor & Ethan Hawke". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 21, 2021.
  3. ^ Maxim Swinton Joins Apple’s ‘Raymond And Ray’; Seamus Deaver Boards ‘Invitation To A Murder’; Bethlehem Million & More To Star In Thriller ‘Trim Season’
  4. ^ "Governor Northam Announces Production of 'Raymond and Ray' in Virginia". Governor of Virginia. September 16, 2021. Retrieved October 16, 2021.
  5. ^ Curran, Colleen (October 9, 2021). "Ethan Hawke heading back to Virginia to film 'Raymond and Ray' with Ewan McGregor". Richmond Times-Dispatch. Retrieved October 9, 2021.
  6. ^ Wise, Scott (October 12, 2021). "Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead enjoy dinner in Henrico". WTVR-TV. Retrieved October 16, 2021.
  7. ^ Manzanares, Keyris (October 18, 2021). "New feature film "Raymond and Ray" shooting in Hopewell this week". WRIC-TV. Retrieved October 19, 2021.
  8. ^ Curran, Colleen (November 19, 2021). "Ethan Hawke and Ewan McGregor's 'Raymond & Ray' filming around Richmond". Richmond Times-Dispatch. Retrieved 22 November 2021.