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Waleed Elgadi: A Hologram For The King – NYC premiere

20 April, 2016 - 3 years ago Waleed Elgadi
It's the premiere of A Hologram For The King tonight in New York City, and Sainou's Waleed Elgadi, who plays Sayed in the film, will be in attendance alongside the film's star Tom Hanks, and fellow Sainou client David Menkin (Brad). This comedy drama is the story of a beautiful doctor (Sarita Choudhury) and a wise-cracking taxi driver (Alexander Black) who help an American businessman (Tom Hanks), who is trying to close the deal of a lifetime in Saudi

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John Cummins: Don Quixote Press Night (RSC)

3 March, 2016 - 3 years ago John Cummins | Sainou Talent Agency London
It's Press Night tonight of the Royal Shakespeare Company's new production of Don Quixote, with Sainou's John Cummins in the cast. After a lifetime of reading books on chivalry, Don Quixote decides to embark on a quest of his own. Taking up a lance and sword, he sets out to become a wandering knight, defending the helpless and vanquishing the wicked. Hopelessly unprepared and increasingly losing his grip on reality, he travels across Spain accompanied by his faithful and equally ill-suited squire.

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Katie Elin-Salt: Twelfth Night (Globe Theatre)

25 February, 2016 - 3 years ago Katie Elin-Salt | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Michael Shelford
Katie Elin-Salt plays Feste in Twelfth Night at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre directed by Bill Buckhurst. Outrageous high comedy ensues as the pangs of unrequited love affect the unforgettable characters of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. While the lovelorn Duke Orsino plots to win the heart of the mourning Olivia, an alliance of servants and hangers-on scheme against the high-handedness of Olivia’s steward, the pompous Malvolio. When Orsino engages the cross-dressed Viola, who has disguised herself as a young man under the name Cesario,

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John Cummins: Press Night of Doctor Faustus (RSC)

11 February, 2016 - 3 years ago John Cummins | Sainou Talent Agency London
It's Press Night of the RSC's new production of Doctor Faustus at the Swan Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon. Sainou's John Cummins plays Cornelius/Evil Angel in Marlowe's notorious tale of vanity, greed and damnation, directed by Maria Aberg. John also has roles coming up in The Alchemist and Don Quixote, directed by Polly Findlay and Angus Jackson respectively, making up the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2016 Swan Season. For more information on the upcoming season, click

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Dai Tabuchi in ‘Spectre’, opening in cinemas today

26 October, 2015 - 4 years ago
Dai Tabuchi has a role in Spectre, which opens in cinemas across the UK today. Spectre will be the twenty-fourth James Bond film produced by Eon Productions. It will feature Daniel Craig in his fourth performance as James Bond, and Christoph Waltz as Franz Oberhauser, the film's antagonist. It was directed by Sam Mendes as his second James Bond film following Skyfall, and was written by John Logan, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade and Jez Butterworth. The story features James Bond's first

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Sarah Amankwah: Press Night of The Crucible (Manchester Royal Exchange)

23 September, 2015 - 4 years ago
Sarah Amankwah plays the role of Tituba in The Crucible at The Royal Exchange, Manchester, which has its Press Night tonight. Betty Parris lies in a trance after a childish game spins out of control, and accusations of witchcraft are quickly manipulated by those with something to gain. However, when false allegations reach fever pitch, the devout community of Salem descends into a cauldron of hysteria it can never return from. Written in the 1950s when the insidious fear of communism gripped

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Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins: Royal Court’s The Twits

14 April, 2015 - 4 years ago Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins
Oliver opens to the press this morning at The Royal Court theatre in the world premiere of Roald Dahl's The Twits, adapted by Enda Walsh. Mr and Mrs Twit are not very nice. In fact they’re extremely nasty. They’re nasty to each other, and they’re VILE to everyone else. The show will run until the end of May. Oliver plays the Monkey Son in his Royal Court

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Modupe Adeyeye: Honeytrap at BFI London Film Festival

17 October, 2014 - 5 years ago
Modupe Adeyeye plays the role of Ciara in Honeytrap directed by Rebecca Johnson which receives its world premiere as part of the BFI London Film Festival this evening. Layla (Jessica Sula) is 15 and has been living in Trinidad. Returned to her estranged mother in Brixton, she is faced with settling into a new home and a new city with a fresh set of rules and codes. Unsupported by her mother and spitefully rejected by her female peers, she is drawn

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Percelle Ascott: X+Y premiere at BFI London Film Festival

13 October, 2014 - 5 years ago
Percelle Ascott plays Ben in new feature-length drama X+Y which follows an autistic teenage prodigy who travels from the English suburbs for a maths competition in Taipei, challenging his safely defined outlook. BAFTA-winning documentarian Morgan Matthews brings his trademark charm and insight into human nature to this highly affecting first feature. Nathan is a teenage maths prodigy with mild autism. Living alone with his mother, he understands the world with logic and reason. He’s bewildered by her deep need to love

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Dai Tabuchi: 47 Ronin Cinema Release

26 December, 2013 - 5 years ago
Dai Tabuchi features as the advisor in 47 Ronin, which opens today. The massive martial arts project stars Keanu Reeves and an ensemble of Japanese actors. The American studio Universal Pictures is producing the adaptation, based on the screenplay by Chris Morgan and Hossein Amini. The film is directed by Carl Erik Rinsch. 47 Ronin began filming in Budapest in March 2011, then moved to Shepperton Studios in London and concluded in Japan. The fantasy-action-adventure film depicts a fictional account of

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