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Grace Lynn Kung: Fahrenheit 451 (HBO)

23 May, 2018 - 6 months ago Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Paula Wilson
HBO Film releases Fahrenheit 451 with client Grace Lynn Kung starring as Chairman Mao. Fahrenheit 451 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

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Hattie Gotobed: Beast (BFI/Agile Films)

10 May, 2018 - 7 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

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Julie Christiansen: Bodil Awards 2018

7 April, 2018 - 8 months 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.

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Georgie Farmer: Ready Player One (Warner Bros.)

3 April, 2018 - 8 months 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 - 8 months 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 - 10 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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Adam Brown: The Limehouse Golem

4 November, 2017 - 1 year 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 - 1 year 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 - 1 year 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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Grace Lynn Kung: Fahrenheit 451

31 October, 2017 - 1 year ago Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Paula Wilson
Grace Lynn Kung has been announced to join the cast of HBO's television film Fahrenheit 451. The telepic, which is in development at the premium cable network, is based on Ray Bradbury's 1953 classic novel of the same name. The novel depicts a dystopian future where media is an opiate, history is outlawed and "firemen" burn books and revolves around Montag, a young fireman who forsakes his world, battles his mentor and struggles to regain his humanity. Ramin Bahrani (Noruz Films) is

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