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Leila Hoffman : Prevenge

10 February, 2017 - 1 month ago Leila Hoffman | Sainou Talent Agency London
Leila Hoffman stars in the new British comedy slasher film Prevenge. The film is written and directed by Alice Lowe, and following a successful screening at the BFI and London Film Festival, is now heading into cinemas nationwide.

Widow Ruth (Alice Lowe) is seven months pregnant. Yet rather than surfing on Mumsnet or watching This Morning, she goes on a killing spree of those who have wronged her, guided by her unborn baby.

The majority of Prevenge was filmed in

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The Weekend Movie Premiere

28 November, 2016 - 4 months ago Joivan Wade | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Skiddy
Tonight is the UK premiere of The Weekend Movie in Leicester Square, starring Sainou's Percelle Ascott, Dee Kaate, and Joivan Wade (aka YouTube stars Mandem On The Wall). Lifelong friends Derrick (Joivan), Malcolm (Percelle) and Tyler (Dee) accidentally come across £100,000. They embark on a hilarious spending spree, splashing the cash on expensive haircuts, new threads, a Range Rover and the party to end all parties: The Weekend to end all weekends. But the money belongs to

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Leila Hoffman: Walliams & Friend (BBC One)

25 November, 2016 - 4 months ago Leila Hoffman | Sainou Talent Agency London
Leila Hoffman joins David Walliams for new sketch comedy series Walliams & Friend - his first sketch show since Little Britain - which starts tonight on BBC One at 9.30. Leila plays a number of different characters in various sketches throughout the series. Filmed on location and in front of a live studio audience, David will be joined each week by a different famous face playing a number of characters in a series of hilarious sketches. Walliams says: "I am thrilled

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Liz Hume-Dawson: Sunny D

11 November, 2016 - 4 months ago Liz Hume-Dawson | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Deborah Longworth
Liz Hume-Dawson plays series regular Gloria in new original comedy series Sunny D, which begins on Sunday on BBC Three, repeated later on BBC One. Starring award-nominated stand-up comedian Dane Baptiste (Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee, 2014), Sunny D is a smart, fast-paced and stylish sitcom that captures the angst of the quarter-life crisis, family, love and loss, from Dane’s perspective. Trapped in a mundane 9-5 job and still living at home with his moody twin and unsympathetic parents, Dane

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Owen Findlay: Burn Burn Burn

28 October, 2016 - 5 months ago Owen Findlay | Sainou Talent Agency London | Alexandra Guelff
Moving British comedy drama Burn Burn Burn hits cinema's today, with Sainou's Owen Findlay as Scooby. Dan is dead. He was only 29. Alex and Seph loved him like a sibling. And now he’s left them his ashes to scatter across the UK, along with elaborate video instructions for doing so. London, Stonehenge, Cardiff, York, Ben Lomond : road trip ! BURN BURN BURN is a dark comedy with a warmth at its heart. Alex and Seph are in the

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Haruka Abe: Zapped!

27 October, 2016 - 5 months ago
Haruka Abe continues her recurring role in new comedy Zapped!, produced by Steve Coogan and also starring James Buckley (Inbetweeners), Paul Kaye (Game Of Thrones) and Sharon Rooney (My Mad Fat Diary). The new fantasy comedy focuses on an online data marketing assistant called Brian Weaver, who finds himself transported to a parallel world of weird magical powers and psychopathic. Steve Coogan is executive producer in the series, and will also guest star. He said he was looking forward to bringing Zapped!

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Imogen Gurney: That’s The Spirit (Sky One)

21 October, 2016 - 5 months ago Imogen Gurney | Sainou Talent Agency London
Imogen Gurney stars in new Sky One comedy That's The Spirit, written by, and also starring, Jason Manford. Thats The Spirit is the tale of two teenagers who play with a ouija board to contact the dead. But when their parents catch them, the whole family are in for a shock. That's The Spirit will be broadcast tonight as part of a Halloween-themed season on Sky One. The Salford-born stand-up will also star in the story about two teenage children who use a

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Oriane Messina: Brief Encounters – National Television Awards

12 October, 2016 - 5 months ago Oriane Messina | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) 2011 Steve Ullathorne
ITV's Brief Encounters has been nominated for Best Period Drama at the National Television Awards, written and created by Sainou's Oriane Messina Set in the early ‘80s, the six-part series introduced Steph, Pauline, Nita and Dawn as unlikely entrepreneurs who begin to sell exotic lingerie - to the dismay (and often delight) of their loved ones. The series is inspired by chapters telling the story of the early days of the Ann Summers party plan business found in ‘Good Vibrations’, Jacqueline

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Kerry Shale: The Trip To Spain (Sky Atlantic)

10 October, 2016 - 5 months ago Kerry Shale | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Alan Howard
Kerry Shale reprises his role of Matt, the US Talent Agent, in The Trip To Spain - the eagerly anticipated follow up to The Trip, and The Trip To Italy, alongside Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. After two highly successful series of The Trip on BBC Two, the third series will be broadcast on Sky Atlantic. The series, created and directed by Michael Winterbottom, has seen Coogan and Brydon travel on restaurant tours of northern England and Italy. Filming is underway now

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Andrew Panton: The Broons Press Night

29 September, 2016 - 6 months ago
Andrew Panton directs The Broons at The Perth Concert Hall for Sell A Door Theatre Company. DC Thomson's The Broons A new stage play by Rob Drummond Broons Copy “Pit the kettle oan mither, this is braw news!” Scotland’s most famous family The Broons are coming to the Theatre Royal! The Glebe Street bunch have featured in the classic DC Thomson comic strips in The Sunday Post since 1936 and this production celebrates them on their 80th anniversary! Award-winning Scottish playwright

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