Deadline is reporting that “High Wire Act” has added more cast members and is now moving forward with ShivHans Financing. The film is expected to begin filming next month.
Dean Norris, Larry Pine, Shea Whigham and Mark Pellegrino have been added to the cast of High Wire Act, the Tony Gilroy-scripted political action thriller starring Jon Hamm and Rosamund Pike. Brad Anderson is directing. The latest movement on this comes as Shivani Rawat’s ShivHans Pictures (Trumbo, Captain Fantastic) has come aboard to produce and finance the pic, which now begins filming next month in Tangier.
Good Universe is handling sales rights and will rep the pic at the upcoming Cannes Film Market. CAA packaged the project and is co-repping domestic rights with WME Global.
High Wire Act‘s plot centers on a former U.S. diplomat called back into service in 1980s Beirut to save a former colleague from the group responsible for his wife’s death. ShivHans’ Rawat and Monica Levinson are joining as producers along with Radar Pictures’ Ted Field and Mike Weber and Gilroy.
ShivHans has Captain Fantastic starring Viggo Mortensen playing in Cannes’ Un Certain Regard section, and it recently set up the Jack Black-toplined The Man Who Would Be Polka King with Permut Presentations and Red Hour Films. A July start date is planned for that one.
Norris is repped by CAA and Industry Entertainment Partners, Pine by Leading Artists Inc. Whigham is repped by CAA and Principal Entertainment LA and Pellegrino is repped by Framework Entertainment and Domain Talent.
Last month Rosamund attended the Beijing International Film Festival where she attended a press conference and gala dinner for IWC. A couple of photos have been added to our gallery!
Public Appearances > 2016 > April 19: Beijing International Film Festival – IWC “For the love of Cinema” Gala Dinner
TVLine is reporting that “Thunderbirds Are Go!” will be released on Amazon Prime starting April 15.
The reanimated Thunderbirds are ready for takeoff.
Thunderbirds Are Go, a remake of the 1960s British television series which consists of a unique mixture of CGI animation and live-action model sets, will make its Stateside debut on Amazon Prime Friday, April 15, it was announced Thursday.
Following a one-hour sneak preview entitled “Rings of Fire Parts 1 and 2,” the 13-episode Season 1 will be made available to binge in its entirety on April 22. Three additional seasons have already been ordered by Amazon (some of which have already aired across the pond).
Academy Award-nominated actress Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) voices Lady Penelope in an ensemble that also includes Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Phineas and Ferb) and Rasmus Hardiker (Danger Mouse).
This new take on the heroic series follows the five Tracy brothers — Scott, John, Virgil, Gordon and Alan — as they “pilot their remarkable, cutting-edge Thunderbird vehicles from the depths of the oceans to the highest reaches of space, performing impossible rescues across the globe.”
Variety is reporting that Rosamund is in negotiations to star in “Hostiles” along with Christian Bale.
Rosamund Pike is in negotiations to co-star with Christian Bale in Scott Cooper’s Western “Hostiles,” sources confirmed to Variety.
Cooper will write and direct, with Bale attached to star. Cooper will also produce with “Black Mass” producer John Lesher along with Ken Kao, who is also financing the pic through Waypoint Entertainment.
Set in 1892, “Hostiles” tells the story of a legendary Army captain (Bale) who agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief and his family back to tribal lands. Making the harrowing and perilous journey from an isolated Army outpost in New Mexico to the grasslands of Montana, the former rivals encounter a young widow (Pike) whose family was murdered on the plains. Together, they must join forces to overcome the punishing landscape and hostile Comanche tribes that they encounter along the way.
Production is set to begin in July.
Sources say Cooper was drawn to Pike after seeing her in Massive Attack’s music video “Voodoo in My Blood,” which recently caused an Internet stir.
Pike recently wrapped production on the World War II thriller “HHhH” as well as “A United Kingdom” with David Oyelowo. She is repped by CAA, United Agents and Magnolia Entertainment.
Rosamund attended the Christian Dior fashion show during Paris Fashion Week on Friday. The first couple of photos have been added to our gallery!
Rosamund stars in the new video clip for Massive Attack and Young Fathers new single “Voodoo In My Blood”. Be sure to check it out below. Screen captures have been added to our gallery.