2 September, 2018 - 7 months ago
Amir Wilson stars 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
) directs, 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 to 1947.
1 September, 2018 - 7 months ago
, a BBC Film Production and writer/director Ed Lilly's first feature is released in cinemas today, starring Joivan Wade.
explores the issues surrounding the UK rap battle scene, set primarily in Southend-On-Sea. "Like its lead character, the film is tough on the outside, but eventually reveals a soft and emotional centre." The Independent
After having received many four stars reviews from the press it is also nominated for three British Independent Film Awards, the ceremony for which will take place later
7 July, 2018 - 9 months ago
Jemma Moore will next be seen as major leading character Li in the reboot of "Doom" for Universal, due for worldwide release in 2019.
Her previous credits include "Wonder Woman" (Warner Bros) and "The Double" for StudioCanal, directed by Richard Ayoade.
Directed by Tony Giglio, “Doom” is being handled by Universal 1440 Entertainment, which produces live-action and animated non-theatrical productions directly for distribution in all media worldwide.
Universal 1440’s other projects currently include the latest “Tremors” movie, a “Death Race” sequel,
4 July, 2018 - 9 months ago
Joivan Wade leads cast in the fourth installment of The Purge
film series from Blumhouse, Universal and Platinum Dunes.
This chapter serves 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.
To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when
23 May, 2018 - 11 months ago
HBO Film releases Fahrenheit 451
with client Grace Lynn Kung starring as Chairman Mao.
is a 2018 dystopian drama film written and directed by Ramin Bahrani, based on the book of the same name by Ray Bradbury. Grace Lynn Kung stars with Michael B. Jordan, Michael Shannon, Sofia Boutella, Lilly Singh, Andy McQueen, and Martin Donovan.
In the distant future, books are banned and ordered to be burned by the "firemen". Guy Montag, a firefighter, goes about his work
10 May, 2018 - 11 months ago
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
7 April, 2018 - 1 year ago
Julie Christiansen wins best supporting actress for her role in Mens vi lever at the Bodil Awards 2018.
The Bodil Awards are the major Danish film awards given by Danish Film Critics Association. Established in 1948, it is one of the oldest film awards in Europe. The awards are given without regard to commercial interests or box-office sales, but rather to highlight the films or actors that the critics regard as most worthy.
3 April, 2018 - 1 year 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
23 March, 2018 - 1 year ago
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
23 January, 2018 - 1 year 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