The 'OFFIES' - 'Best Production For Young People'
Delighted that 'Laika' has been nominated for a 'Off West End' (OFFIE) Award for 'Best Production For Young People' featuring TCG's Anna Martine - Freeman.
'The Offies are here to recognise and celebrate the excellence, innovation and ingenuity of independent theatres across London. They help raise the profile and status of independent theatres in London, by giving them greater power to promote their work individually and collectively and to reward the new talent that they nurture and that is essential to the future of our theatre industry'.
'Gotham Awards' - 'Breakthrough Actor' Nomination
Harris Dickinson has been nominated for 'Breakthrough Actor' at the 2017 'Gotham Independent Film Awards' for his stand out role in the movie 'Beach Rats'.
The IFP Gotham Awards, selected by distinguished juries and presented in New York City, the home of independent film, are the first honors of the film awards season. This public showcase honors the filmmaking community, expands the audience for independent films, and supports the work that IFP does behind the scenes throughout the year to bring such films to fruition.
IFP’s 27th annual Gotham Awards will also present tributes to Nicole Kidman, Dustin Hoffman, Sofia Coppola, Jason Blum, cinematographer Ed Lachman, and Al Gore.
'The Lady from The Sea' - Donmar, West End
Jim Findley is playing 'Ballested' in the critically acclaimed Domar production of 'The Lady From The Sea'.
★★★★ 'Eleanor Cook's sharp adaptation... is full of finely angled performances. Recommended' - The Independent.
★★★★ 'Eleanor Cook's beautiful new version is transporting ... Tom Scutt's design is unforgettable' - The Observer.
Donmar Associate Kwame Kwei-Armah directs Ibsen's moving play about duty and self-determination following the Olivier Award-nominated One Night in Miami....
Nikki Amuka-Bird returns to the Donmar as Ellida, following her recent BAFTA Television Award nomination for Zadie Smith's NW.
Screen International - 'Stars Of Tomorrow 2017'
Extremely proud to announce that Harris Dickinson has been selected as one of Screen Internationals 'Stars Of Tomorrow' 2017
'Loving Vincent' - Feature.
Please watch Joe Stuckey appearing in 'Loving Vincent' a stunning, fully painted animated feature, starring Douglas Booth and Oscar-nominated Saoirse Ronan and directed by Dorota Kobiela and Hugh Welshman. 'Loving Vincent' explores the life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh, told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The intrigue unfolds through interviews with the characters closest to Vincent and through dramatic reconstructions of the events leading up to his death.
'Loving Vincent' stars Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Chris O’Dowd, Oscar-nominee Saoirse Ronan, Aidan Turner, Helen McCrory, Eleanor Tomlinson and John Sessions. Dorota Kobiela and Hugh Welchman co-directed the feature with Hugh Welchman also producing alongside Sean Bobbitt for the Oscar-winning BreakThru Films (Peter and the Wolf) and Ivan MacTaggart for Trademark Films (Shakespeare in Love). David Parfitt and Silver Reel’s Claudia Bluemhuber and Ian Hutchinson served as executive producers. The film’s musical score was composed and arranged by Grammy nominated Clint Mansell (Black Swan).
The Mousetrap - The St Martins Theatre, West End
Sherry Baines is currently performing as 'Mrs Boyle' in the hugely successful West End run of 'The Mousetrap'. 'The Mousetrap' is celebrating the 64th year of a record breaking run during which over 26,000 performances have been given. It is quite simply a great piece of theatrical history because of what it is, a whodunit written by the greatest crime writer of all time, Agatha Christie.
'Laika' - Unicorn Theatre
Anna Martine Freeman is currently performing in 'Laika' for the Unicorn Theatre. 'Laika' was a space dog who was the first living creature to orbit the Earth.
That was in 1957. Today it’s 2057, and Sami lives with his mum. She’s an astronaut and she understands that there could be a better future out in space. But Sami’s life is down here. So now they must face the prospect of letting go, saying goodbye and – just like Laika – head off into the unknown.
A moving sci-fi adventure, inventively and beautifully told using puppetry, movement and music.
Written and directed by by Bryony Hannah and Avye Levants.
'Philophobia' - Feature
Olen Gunn has just finished filming the supporting role of 'Devin' alongside Kate Isitt, in the new Guy Davies feature 'Philophobia'. Written by Guy Davies and Matthew Brawley. This coming of age film follows the story of a boy called 'Kai' and his friendship group during the last five days of school, during study leave before exams . 'Philophobia' will be released online and on Netflix next year.
'Beach Rats' - Feature
The new full trailer and poster for 'Beach Rats' starring Harris Dickinson has had its debut exclusively on Vulture, check out the article here. Opening in cinemas 25th August.
'Coriolanus' - RSC
Jackie Morrison is currently playing the role of 'Sicinius Veletus' in 'Coriolanus' for the RSC. Director Angus Jackson, completes the RSC's collection of Shakespeare’s Roman plays with a visceral production which sees Sope Dirisu (One Night in Miami, Donmar Warehouse, 2016) take on the title role. You can catch the play at the Barbican for a limited London Season from 6 - 18 November 2017.
Danny Boyle's 'Trust' - FX
Harris Dickinson is set to star as 'J. Paul Getty III', alongside Hilary Swank and Donald Sutherland in FX's 'Trust' a 10-episode limited series about the kidnapping of the Getty heir, directed by Danny Boyle.
Dickinson’s Getty III is Paul Getty’s idealistic yet rebellious teenage grandson, who increasingly feels the burden of his famous name. Sutherland plays J. Paul Getty, the great oil man and founder of the Getty family dynasty, and Swank plays J. Paul Getty III’s mother Gail Getty.
The first installment begins production in June in London and Rome ahead of its premiere on FX in January 2018.
'The Play That Goes Wrong' - West End
Leonard Cook plays 'Robert' in the Olivier award winning 'The Play that Goes Wrong' at the Duchess Theatre. Stumbling through their second catastrophic year, The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences!
★★★★★ ‘At one point I feared I was going to hyperventilate’ Daily Mail
★★★★ ‘Boy does it hit the funny bone… genuinely hilarious’ Daily Telegraph
★★★★‘Immaculately staged… roused even a staid matinee audience to hysterics’The Times
'Darkest Minds' - Feature: Fox
Harris Dickinson has just finished filming a leading role opposite Amandla Stenberg in Fox’s upcoming adaptation of Alexandra Bracken’s popular young-adult novel series, 'Darkest Minds'. Harris will play 'Liam', who, along with Ruby Daly (Stenberg), develops superpowers after surviving a deadly pandemic that kills the vast majority of children in the country. Jennifer Yuh Nelson is directing the adaptation from a script penned by Chad Hodge, who also co-created and executive produces TNT’s 'Good Behaviour'.
'The Comedy About The Bank Robbery' - West End
Christopher Pizzey plays 'Officer Smitties' in the hit West End Comedy 'The Comedy About The Bank Robbery'. Mischief Theatre, the madcap team behind award-winning productions 'The Play That Goes Wrong' and 'Peter Pan Goes Wrong', present their latest West End smash hit. A priceless diamond has been entrusted to the city bank, but in a town where everyone’s a crook and even security guards can’t be trusted, what could possibly go wrong? Delivering swag loads of laughter, Ocean’s Eleven meets the Marx Brothers in this dynamite new comedy.