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Hattie Gotobed: Beast (BFI/Agile Films)

10 May, 2018 - 1 week ago Hattie Gotobed | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Lisa Visser
Hattie Gotobed plays Jade in BFI thriller Beast for Agile films. The film follows Moll (Jessie Buckley) who is 27 and still living at home - stifled by the small island community around her and too beholden to her family to break away. When she meets Pascal (Johnny Flynn), a free-spirited stranger, a whole new world opens up to her and she falls madly in love. Finally she breaks free from her family,  but when Pascal is arrested as

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Amir Wilson: The Secret Garden (Heyday/Studio Canal)

22 April, 2018 - 4 weeks ago
Amir Wilson will star alongside Colin Firth and Julie Walters in the latest film adaptation of The Secret Garden for Heyday Films and StudioCanal. The BAFTA-winning Marc Munden ( Utopia, National Treasure ) will direct, with a script by prolific writer Jack Thorne ( Harry Potter and the Cursed Child ). Based on the classic 1911 children's book by Frances Hodgen Burnett, the storyline has been tweaked for this adaptation, reset in a sightly later period from the Edwardian era

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Scarlet Grace: Holmes and Watson (Columbia/Sony Pictures)

20 April, 2018 - 1 month ago
Scarlet Grace plays leading role of Pickle in Holmes and Watson - A humorous take on Arthur Conan Doyle's classic stories. Working alongside an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, Pam Ferris, Rob Brydon, John C. Reilly and Ralph Fiennes, the action-mystery comedy is directed and written by Etan Cohen for Columbia and Sony Pictures. It will follow the famed literary characters Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson as they use their brilliant minds to embark on a new adventure and

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Georgie Farmer: Ready Player One (Warner Bros.)

3 April, 2018 - 1 month ago
Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One is out now in cinemas with Georgie Farmer. Produced and directed by Spielberg and written by Zak Penn and Ernest Cline, Ready Player One is based on Cline's 2011 novel of the same name. Georgie appears alongside Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, Lena Waithe, Simon Pegg, and Mark Rylance. Set in the year 2045, when much of humanity, escaping the desolation of the real-world, uses the virtual reality software OASIS to engage in

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Rhianne Barreto: Untitled Pippa Bianco Feature

23 March, 2018 - 1 month ago Rhianne Barreto
RHIANNE BARRETO will lead the cast of A24's untitled Pippa Bianco project. The film, which A24 will distribute, is based on Bianco's short film Share, which centered on a teenage girl whose life is torn apart after the release of a disturbing video at her small-town high school. The 11-minute short won prizes at both SXSW and Cannes. Poorna Jagannathan, Charlie Plummer, J.C. MacKenzie and Lovie Simone also are attached. Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Matt Parker, Carly Hugo and Tyler Byrne are producing the

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Yardie plays at Berlinale and Sundance Film Festival 2018

23 January, 2018 - 3 months ago
Feature film Yardie which marks Idris Elba's directorial debut has just played at the Berlinale after receiving it's world premiere at Sundance. The film stars both Akin Gazi who plays Arif and Adnan Mustafa in the role of Engin. The film is an adaptation of Jamaican-born British writer Victor Headley’s 1992 crime novel about a courier carrying cocaine from Jamaica to London who decides to go it alone and disappears into the mean streets of Hackney with a kilo of white

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Joivan Wade – ‘The First Purge’

10 November, 2017 - 6 months ago Joivan Wade | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Skiddy
Joivan Wade has been announced as lead cast for the fourth installment of The Purge film series from Blumhouse, Universal and Platinum Dunes. This chapter will serve as a prequel, focusing on the events that lead up to the inaugural Purge event where, for a 12-hour period, all crime is legal. Gerard McMurray is directing from a script by franchise creator James DeMonaco, who wrote and directed the previous three films. DeMonaco is producing with Jason Blum, Michael Bay, Brad Fuller, Andrew

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Adam Brown: The Limehouse Golem

4 November, 2017 - 6 months ago
Adam Brown plays Mr Gerrard in feature film The Limehouse Golem. Set in an atmospheric 1880 London when a series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times — the mythical Golem — must be responsible. Based on the novel Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem by Peter Ackroyd, the film was written by Jane Goldman (Kingsmen, The Woman in Black) and directed by Juan Carlos Medina. It was originally

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Ewan Bailey: The Death of Stalin

3 November, 2017 - 6 months ago
Ewan Bailey plays the role of Aslanov in feature film The Death Of Stalin, directed by Armando Iannucci. The film is an adaptation of Fabien Nury’s graphic novel that follows the Soviet dictator’s last days and depicts the chaos of the regime after his death in 1953 after 30 years of iron-fisted rule over the Soviet Union. Stalin’s death has been the subject of much conjecture — and conspiracy theories — over the years, with some asserting he was poisoned under the

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London Film Festival 2017

2 November, 2017 - 6 months ago
The 2017 London Film Festival is underway, with a number of Sainou clients appearing across multiple films in the season. HATTIE GOTOBED in Beast BILL THOMAS in Loving Vincent RICK BACON in Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool WILLIAM TRAVIS in Dark River NICHOLAS AGNEW in Journey's End The BFI London Film Festival – the biggest, brightest and best event in the capital’s film-going calendar – hits cinemas across the city from October 4-15 2017. Screening everything from high-profile, celeb-heavy red-carpet-gala premieres of big Hollywood movies

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