‘The A List’ - BBC/Kindle Entertainment
In what appears to be an idyllic island summer camp, dark secrets will turn the “holiday of a lifetime” into a twisted nightmare. Mia thinks she’s all set for a summer of sun, romance and social dominance, but the late arrival of mysterious new girl Amber disrupts everything. Amber is confident, glamorous and effortlessly charming and Mia instantly hates her. Slowly, as the series unfolds, Mia’s former followers will defect to Amber’s side and Mia will realise that there’s much more at stake than a popularity contest. Amber is not a normal girl; she has powers, they are growing and they are dangerous. In this exclusive series preview for BBC iPlayer, we get a flavour of the drama to come…
TCG’s ELLIE DUCKLES plays mean girl Amber.
‘The Paradise Circus’ - The Playground Theatre
A bewitching tale from 'a singular American Visionary- New York Times.
In the deep Mid-West old miser Rawlings pines for his perfect boy killed in The Great War. His two younger sons, neglected by their father, waste their lives away painting beautiful horses for the merry-go-round. When the enigmatic ringmaster of a travelling circus pays an unexpected visit, he makes the old man a terrible but tempting offer. Wracked with guilt over his decision, in desperation Rawlings is forced to turn to Alda Pennington for help. But, salvation doesn't come cheaply at the home of the witch doctor.
Debra Penny plays ‘Minnie’. Written by James Purdy and directed by Antony Biggs, playing until 3rd November 2018.
‘Anchor and Hope’ - Feature
Two women, Eva and Kat, and the best friend of one of them, Roger. A boat in the canals of London and a question: Is it possible to live love, family, and life in such different ways and yet remain united?
Meghan Treadway plays ‘Christine’. Written and directed by Carlos Marques-Marcet in cinemas now.
20 Years of TCG Artist Management
On Saturday 22nd September, TCG Artist Management will be 20!
Just wanted to say a big thank you to everyone who has supported us over the years. All our fabulous casting friends, producers and wonderful clients. #letsopenbubbles
‘Sick Of It’ - Sky One
After he loses his long term girlfriend, Karl (Karl Pilkington) attempts to get his life in order. But as he tries to move on, the voice in his head - a grumpy, cynical alter-ego who takes the form of his doppelganger - appears at all the wrong times to criticise him, offer advice, and dispense his witty words of wisdom with calamitous consequences.
Starts 27th September on Sky One with TCGs Harry Dickman playing ‘Ron’
Sony Acquires ‘Ruben Brandt, Collector’
‘Ruben Brandt, Collector’ — an English-language, Hungarian-made animated movie about a famous doctor who steals paintings to quiet his nightmares — is heading to U.S. theaters sometime next year.
Sony Pictures Classics has bought the rights to the Milorad Krstic-directed movie, which follows its title character as he commits crimes in desperation to put a stop to the inner turmoil he’s faced since receiving mysterious subliminal messages in his childhood.
One of the rare animated movies that’s aimed at an adult audience, ‘Ruben Brandt, Collector’ wowed critics when it screened in August at Switzerland’s Locarno Film Festival and the Sarajevo Film Festival in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Featuring the voice acting talents of TCGs Iván Kamarás, the movie is expected to release in the U.S. sometime in 2019, though Sony hasn’t revealed a premiere date.
FX's ‘Trust’ to air on BBC2
BBC2 has confirmed that it will air US series Trust – the Danny Boyle drama starring Donald Sutherland. Trust will air in ten parts, starting on Wednesday 12th September at 9pm on BBC2.
Telling the real-life story of the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III – the heir to the Gettys’ oil billions – the ten-part series features an all-star cast including Hilary Swank, Brendan Fraser, Harris Dickinson, Charlotte Riley and Anna Chancellor. The series originally aired in the US in March.
Executive producers on the show are Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy and Christian Colson– the team behind Boyle’s Oscar winner Slumdog Millionaire. Boyle has also directed the first three episodes of the show.
The series begins in 1973 when John Paul Getty III (Dickinson) is kidnapped. In England, his grandfather John Paul Getty (Sutherland) refuses to pay the ransom and it’s up to Getty III’s mother Gail (Swank) to negotiate with both her father-in-law and the kidnappers to secure her son’s release.
'Winter Ridge' - Camelot Films
Small independent film company (Camelot Films) run by TCG's Matt Hookings has self-distributed the Winter Ridge into 30 cinemas across the UK without the help of any film institution or distributor. Winter Ridge has sold more tickets in some cinema’s over the huge studio films playing alongside it. The film has picked up 12 awards on the festival circuit including a Best Actor Award for Matt.
It will be released theatrically in the UK from 5th September 2018 and then in the USA on 18th September 2018 with Gravitas Ventures. VOD arrives early November with the ambition of reaching Netflix.
Story: A young detective (Matt Hookings) is torn apart after his wife ends up in a coma while hunting a serial-killer at the same time.
Cast: Matt Hookings, Hannah Waddingham (Game of Thrones), Michael Mckell (Allied), Ian Pirie (Calibre) Olwen Catherine Kelly (The Autopsy of Jane Doe) and Alan Ford (Lock Stock, Snatch)
Watch the trailer below.
Tim Burton's 'Dumbo' Gets First Teaser Trailer - Watch Now!
Disney just revealed the first trailer for Tim Burton‘s 'Dumbo' live action film! The upcoming flick will follow a follow a former circus star, played by Colin Farrell, who returns to the big tent after arriving back home from war.
He finds work with a struggling circus and is put in charge of a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him the laughing stock of the show.
The film also stars Alan Arki, Eva Green, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito and TCGs Vincent Andriano.
'Dumbo' is set to hit theaters March 29, 2019.
Check out the entire teaser below…
Tony Marchant's 'Butterfly' - Red Production/ITV
TCGs Jackie Knowles plays 'Stella' in new ITV mini series 'Butterfly'.
Emmet J. Scanlan, Alison Steadman, Sean McGinley and Callum Booth-Ford join Anna Friel as filming begins on new ITV mini series 'Butterfly'.
“I’ve always been a Butterfly.”
Created and penned by BAFTA award-winning screenwriter Tony Marchant, 'Butterfly' is about the acrimonious relationship between separated parents, Vicky (Anna Friel) and Stephen (Emmet J. Scanlan), and their division in opinion over how to support their gender variant child, Max (Callum Booth-Ford).
Directed by Anthony Byrne and produced by Louise Sutton, 'Butterfly' will embrace the story of a three-generational family, and will expose the truly extraordinary demands made by each and every individual in the family. We will see how they all prosper or fall as the string of challenges unfold over time.
'Maleficent II' - Disney Feature
Live-action Disney sequel 'Maleficent II' has confirmed another cast member, with Aurora getting a new love interest in the shape of TCGs Harris Dickinson, who will be playing 'Prince Phillip'.
Although the full synopsis has yet to be revealed, his initial description casts a small amount of light on the direction that the film may take, and a link to the mysterious queen that Michelle Pfeiffer is expected to play.
With Angelina Jolie in the lead role, 'Maleficent' tells the villain's side of the story of Sleeping Beauty, and while its sequel has the actress set to return, it remains to be seen where the second installment in the series will pick up. In addition to Dickinson as Prince Phillip, new to the Maleficent franchise are Michelle Pfeiffer, who has reportedly been cast as Prince Phillip's mother, and Ed Skrein, who has been cast as a villain.
*Trailer Alert* 'The Darkest Minds' - 20th Century Fox
Trailer for 'The Darkest Minds' starring TCGs Harris Dickinson.
IN THEATRES NOW!
When teens mysteriously develop powerful new abilities, they are declared a threat by the government and detained. Sixteen-year-old Ruby, one of the most powerful young people anyone has encountered, escapes her camp and joins a group of runaway teens seeking safe haven. Soon this newfound family realizes that, in a world in which the adults in power have betrayed them, running is not enough and they must wage a resistance, using their collective power to take back control of their future.
Directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson screenplay by Chad Hodge. Based upon the novel by Alexandra Bracken. Produced by Shawn Levy, p.g.a.; Dan Levine, p.g.a.
Also starring Amandla Stenberg, Mandy Moore and Gwendoline Christie
'The One and Only Ivan' - Disney
Kiss Dillon plays a reporter in the new Disney feature 'The One and Only Ivan', alongside Bryan Cranston and also Sam Rockwell and Angelina Jolie.
The plot follows a silverback gorilla named Ivan who lives in a cage in a shopping mall along with an elephant named Stella and a stray dog called Bob. Ivan does not remember life before the mall, but when a baby elephant named Stella enters and Ivan finds himself taking care of her, he begins to rediscover his previous life and makes a plan to take the baby elephant away from their abusive owner.
The novel won the Newberry Medal in 2013. Illustrated by Patricia Castelao and published by HarperCollins in 2011, the book is based on a true story about a gorilla named Ivan, who spent 27 years in a Washington shopping centre before being transferred to a zoo in Atlanta.
Angelina Jolie will lend her voice for the character of elephant Stella in the Disney film 'One and Only Ivan'. Helmed by director Thea Sharrock, the film is based on Katherine Applegate's children's book.
'Flack' - UKTV, Hat Trick
Meghan Treadway to play the role of 'Belle' in the new Hat Trick television series 'Flack', alongside Anna Paquin, Sophie Okonedo, Marc Warren and Rebecca Benson.
The series, co-produced by Paquin, UKTV and Hat Trick Productions, is set in the fast-paced and cut-throat world of celebrity PR. Equal parts hilarity and heart, it reflects the brutal reality and complexities of modern life where problems can go viral in an instant. Paquin plays Robyn, an American PR executive living in London who must figure out how to make the best of bad situations and somehow manage to get out unscathed.
'The Full Monty' director Peter Cattaneo will be lead director on the series, the first U.S.-UK co-commission for CBS-Lionsgate joint venture Pop TV and UKTV.
The series will air in 2019 on UKTV’s entertainment channel.