Hattie Gotobed: Beast (BFI/Agile Films)

Date - 10 May, 2018, All News Film

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 the key suspect in a series of brutal murders, she is left isolated and afraid. Choosing to stand with him against the suspicions of the community, Moll finds herself forced to make choices that will impact her life forever.

Beast is written and directed by Michael Pearce ( Rite and Keeping up with the Joneses ), with cinematography by Benjamin Kracun.

The Spine-chilling thriller premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival before opening in UK cinemas.


Rising young star Hattie Gotobed is known for her roles in numerous feature films and television series including Jack and the Giant Slayer, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Snow White and the Huntsman and World War Z. Hattie plays Jade in the BFI drama feature Beast for Agile Films.

She plays Ghita in series 5 of the popular HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones.

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