Jack Archer to star in ‘Marie Antoinette’ series for Canal+

We’re very excited to be able to announce that our Jack Archer will take the lead role of Provence in the upcoming Marie Antoinette series for Canal+, as filming commences in Paris this week.

An eight-part drama created and written by Deborah Davis (The Favourite), the show will tell the story of the famed queen, who was the last queen of France before the French Revolution.

Additional writers are Louise Ironside (The Split), Avril E. Russell (All on a Summer’s Day) and Chloë Moss (Run Sister Run). The series is directed by Pete Travis (Bloodlands) and Geoffrey Enthoven (Children of Love).

Filming will take place in historical locations across France, including the Châteaux of Versailles, Vaux-le-Vicomte, Lésigny, Champs, Voisins, and in the studios of Bry-sur-Marne.

A release date is to be announced.

Naomi J. Ogawa joins cast of Tim Burton’s ‘Wednesday’ for Netflix

We’re incredibly happy to announce that our Naomi J. Ogawa has been cast as the role of Yoko Tanaka in Tim Burton’s upcoming live-action Addams Family series.

Titled Wednesday, the coming-of-age comedy, written by Smallville creators Al Gough and Miles Millar and to be directed by Burton, is a sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore Academy, where she attempts to master her emerging psychic ability, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town, and solve the supernatural mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago.

Yoko is one of “the cool kids” at Nevermore Academy, “a vampire with Harajuku-inspired Goth flair”.

Wednesday is produced by MGM/UA Television for Netflix, with filming to commence shortly and a release date to be announced.

AMC debuts trailer and release date for ‘Kin’ starring our Emmett J. Scanlan

AMC+ has debuted the official trailer and release for Kin – the upcoming crime drama series that stars our Emmett J. Scanlan. The show follows the lives of the Kinsella family, as they find themselves tangled up in a war with a notorious drug kingpin. AMC+ will premiere Kin on September 9.

Emmett stars alongside Charlie Cox (Daredevil, Boardwalk Empire), Ciaran Hinds and Aiden Gillen (Game of Thrones), whilst Peter McKenna (The Last KingdomRed Rock) serves as showrunner/executive producer, writer, and co-creator, alongside Ciarán Donnelly (Altered CarbonVikings) who also serves as co-creator.

Check out the trailer below:

Jeanie Hackman joins cast of ‘Everything I Know About Love’

We’re very pleased to announce that our Jeanie Hackman will feature in the forthcoming BBC One and Working Title series Everything I Know About Love, in the recurring role of Jade.

The series, based on Dolly Alderton’s bestselling memoir of the same name, will follow the relationships of four friends as they move to London and find their feet through the first phase of adulthood.

China Moo-Young is directing, with Dolly Alderton writing the screenplay as well as serving as executive producer. Filming is currently underway in London and New York, with a release date set for 2022 on BBC One and BBC iPlayer.

VIAPLAY RELEASES ‘THREESOME’ STARRING OUR LUCIEN LAVISCOUNT AND CAT WHITE

Nordic streaming service Viaplay has today released the series Threesome on its platform, which features our Lucien Laviscount and Cat White.

An intense romantic drama written and directed by Lisa Linnertorp, Threesome is a tale of love, sex and betrayal.

David and Siri are a young Swedish couple living in London. They have been lovers since their final year of high school and feel certain that they are soul mates. But when they meet French art student Camilla out in the late hours, a flirtatious game develops in which boundaries begin to break down…

Catch the trailer below; and stream all episodes of the series on Viaplay today.

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