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Deborah Ayorinde: Fatherhood (Sony)

1 July, 2019 - 2 weeks ago Deborah Ayorinde: Fatherhood (Sony)

Deborah Ayorinde set to star alongside Kevin Hart, Lil Rel Howery & Paul Reiser in Fatherhood directed by Paul Weitz.

The feature is an adaptation of Matthew Logelin’s book Two Kisses for Maddy. It’s a true account of a father who is forced to raise a child on his own and finds himself wholly unprepared for the challenge.

Full DEADLINE article can be found here: https://deadline.com/2019/06/lil-rel-howery-paul-reiser-deborah-ayorinde-kevin-hart-fatherhood-sony-1202639546/

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Amir Wilson: His Dark Materials (HBO)

28 June, 2019 - 2 weeks ago Amir Wilson

Amir Wilson set to play Will Parry in HBO's new series His Dark Materials based on the fantasy novels by Philip Pullman.

Pullman’s beloved trilogy, Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass, has been given a two season order from the BBC, with HBO picking up the worldwide rights.

The first season follows Lyra (Dafne Keen), a seemingly ordinary but brave young woman from another world. Lyra's search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children, and

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Hareet Deol: Ackley Bridge (Channel 4)

28 June, 2019 - 2 weeks ago Hareet Deol Headshot 2019

Hareet Deol is series regular Hassan Hussein in season 3 of Ackley Bridge for Channel 4.

“The return of the drama series about an academy school that merges the lives and cultures of a community.” Season three of Ackley Bridge begins with Nasreen Paracha (played by Amy-Leigh Hickman) going for an interview for Oxford University. Speaking with Bradford Zone, Hickman said of this plot: “This is a million miles away from the town she grew up in and knows.” As her chances

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Michael Junior Onafowokan: Top Boy (Netflix)

28 June, 2019 - 2 weeks ago Michael Junior Onafowokan

Michael Junior Onafowokan is Cornell in Top Boy for Channel 4 and Netflix.

The first two series of the crime show were shown on Channel 4 in the UK. Six years after the second series aired in 2013, Top Boy is being revived on Netflix. The show revolves around the fictional London estate of Summerhouse. The new series focuses on a brand new story in Summerhouse, but sees Walters and Kano – under his real name Kane Robinson – revive their

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Ethan Hazzard: Raised By Wolves (TNT)

1 June, 2019 - 1 month ago Ethan Hazzard | Sainou Talent Agency London

Ethan Hazzard has been announced as Series lead regular Hunter in new series Raised By Wolves which will air on American channel TNT and directed by Ridley Scott.

Hunter is age 17. His father was a high-ranking member of a powerful religious order back on Earth. But now that the hierarchy he once sat atop no longer exists, Hunter must learn what it’s like to be just like everybody else.

The show, which is being directed by Ridley Scott, centres on two

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Aasiya Shah: Raised By Wolves (TNT)

1 June, 2019 - 1 month ago Aasiya Shah

Aasiya Shah has been announced as Series lead regular Holly in new series Raised By Wolves which will air on American channel TNT and directed by Ridley Scott.

Holly is age 15. She is a burgeoning warrior who is trying to find her place in this strange new world.

The show, which is being directed by Ridley Scott, centres on two androids tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn

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Joivan Wade: Doom Patrol (Warner Brothers)

30 May, 2019 - 1 month ago Joivan Wade
Doom Patrol has found its Cyborg. Joivan Wade (The First Purge) plays Victor Stone aka Cyborg in the DC Universe’s live-action series Doom Patrol, the follow-up to Titans, from Greg Berlanti and Warner Bros TV. Wade’s Vic Stone is the charming and sarcastic half-human, half-machine superhero known as Cyborg. Vic may be connected to every computer on the world, but he struggles to maintain the connections that make him human. Desperate to gain acceptance from the outside world,

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Amir Wilson: Letter For The King (Netflix)

29 May, 2019 - 1 month ago Amir Wilson

Amir Wilson leads the cast of Netflix's new series Letter For The King based on the classic Dutch novel.

The Letter for the King is set in a world full of adventure and intrigue, where no one wants to be a knight more than Tiuri (Wilson) who is tasked with delivering a top-secret letter on which the fate of the entire kingdom depends. On their journey, he and his young friends will discover just how much it takes to become a

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Olivia-Mai Barrett: Penny On M.A.R.S (Disney)

25 May, 2019 - 1 month ago Olivia-Mai Barrett

Olivia-Mai Barrett leads the third season of Penny on M.A.R.S as series regular Penny for Disney.

The series follows the adventures of Penny, a girl who has a big talent and a big passion: singing. She decides to enroll in the most famous performing arts high school, the M.A.R.S. Her passion will encourage her to fight for her dreams alongside her best friend Camilla. And soon, the arrival of a boy will complicate things

Penny on M.A.R.S airs

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Cannes Film Festival 2019

21 May, 2019 - 1 month ago Lou Gala

After a weekend at Cannes Festival 2019 here is the Sainou round up:

From Sundance to Cannes; HBO and A24's SHARE starring Grand Jury Prize winner Rhianne Barreto had a Special Screening at the Soixantieme Theatre.

Lou Gala attend the Semaine du Cinéma Positif for the premier of L'un pour l’autre where she starred as lead role Sarah.

Scarlet Grace's directorial debut with short film Guilt screened at That Film Life as part of the festival.

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