David Menkin: Florence Foster Jenkins

Date - 12 May, 2016, All News Comedy Film
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David plays Carlton Smith as in upcoming feature Florence Foster Jenkins, a theatre critic who is part of Florence’s entourage. David joins Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant and Rebecca Ferguson with direction from Stephen Frears.

The film chronicles the highs and lows of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.

Florence Foster Jenkins is now in cinemas nationwide.

Overview

Norwegian-born American actor David Menkin has recently worked on various studio features including the Oscar nominated Zero Dark Thirty, Survivor and The Man From U.N.C.L.E. David recently wrapped on A Hologram For The King directed by Tom Tykwer. He plays the role of Brad alongside Tom Hanks. David will also play Carlton Smith in the Stephen Frears film, Florence Foster Jenkins

He is currently recording the voice of Virgil Tracy in the new CGI relaunch of Thunderbirds Are Go! which will be released in 2015. He is also Bendt in series two of Drifters for E4.

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