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Cats 2019 Post-Production

Centers on a tribe of cats called the Jellicles who must decide nightly which on… more

Centers on a tribe of cats called the Jellicles who must decide nightly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.

In the Heights 2020 Pre-Production

Takes place over three days in the upper Manhattan neighborhood of Washington He… more

Takes place over three days in the upper Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights, where a bodega owner inherits his late grandmother's lottery winnings and plans to shutter his store and retire on a beach in the Dominican Republic. Trying to say farewell to the characters who live on the block, he realizes that his neighbors are his real family, and he's torn about leaving.

Location: US - New York

The Forgiven 2018 Completed

When Archbishop Desmond Tutu (Whitaker) is appointed to head a nationwide invest… more

When Archbishop Desmond Tutu (Whitaker) is appointed to head a nationwide investigation, he’s summoned to a maximum-security prison by a notorious murderer seeking clemency (Bana). Inside the brutal prison walls, Tutu is drawn into a dangerous, life-changing battle with the cunning criminal.

Company: Saban Films

The Prom 2020 Pre-Production

Focuses on the relationship between an Indiana teenager (Caitlin Kinnunen) who… more

Focuses on the relationship between an Indiana teenager (Caitlin Kinnunen) who wants to bring her girlfriend (Isabelle McCalla) to her school's big dance. Instead, they're banned from attending and band together with other friends to help fight the injustice.

Come From Away TBA Development

Set in the week following the Sept. 11 attacks and focuses on the passengers abo… more

Set in the week following the Sept. 11 attacks and focuses on the passengers aboard 38 planes that were ordered to land unexpectedly in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador. Forced to remain grounded, the small-town residents open their hearts and homes to the visitors — their generosity standing in stark contrast to the terrorist attacks.

Macbeth 2015 Completed

The story revolves around Macbeth and Banquo, generals under the command of Dunc… more

The story revolves around Macbeth and Banquo, generals under the command of Duncan, the King of Scotland.

Wild Mountain Thyme TBA Pre-Production

Follows star-crossed lovers, whose families are caught up in a feud over a hotl… more

Follows star-crossed lovers, whose families are caught up in a feud over a hotly contested patch of land that separates their two farms.

The King TBA Production

A young, disgraced prince (Timothee Chalamet) inherits the crown and must lear… more

A young, disgraced prince (Timothee Chalamet) inherits the crown and must learn what it means to be a king, guided by his one true friend, Falstaff (Joel Edgerton).

A Kid Like Jake 2018 Completed

A couple tries to raise a 4-year-old-son who prefers to dress up as a princess i… more

A couple tries to raise a 4-year-old-son who prefers to dress up as a princess instead of G.I. Joe.

Cirque du Soleil: World... 2012 Completed

A young couple who is separated must journey through the astonishing and dreamli… more

A young couple who is separated must journey through the astonishing and dreamlike worlds of Cirque du Soleil to find each other, as audiences experience the immersive 3D technology that will allow them to leap, soar, swim, and dance with the performers.

Les Misérables 2012 Completed

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthral… more

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption—a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Hugh Jackman plays ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert (Russell Crowe) after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s (Hathaway) young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.

Marjorie Prime 2017 Completed

Set in the near future, Marjorie Prime centers on Marjorie (Lois Smith), who sp… more

Set in the near future, Marjorie Prime centers on Marjorie (Lois Smith), who spends time with the young likeness of her deceased husband Walter (Jon Hamm). This revitalized Walter is a sophisticated holographic projection that provides companionship while stimulating Marjorie’s memory—allowing her to explore their shared past as she lives with dementia.

Company: FilmRise

The Father TBA Production

A mischievous and highly independent man (Hopkins) refuses all assistance from… more

A mischievous and highly independent man (Hopkins) refuses all assistance from his daughter Anne (Colman). As he gets older, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and reality itself.

Companies: Embankment Films; Film4
Location: UK - Unknown

Much Ado About Nothing 2013 Completed

Leonato (Clark Gregg), the governor of Messina, is visited by his friend Don Ped… more

Leonato (Clark Gregg), the governor of Messina, is visited by his friend Don Pedro (Reed Diamond) who is returning from a victorious campaign against his rebellious brother Don John (Sean Maher). Accompanying Don Pedro are two of his officers: Benedick (Alexis Denisof) and Claudio (Fran Kranz). While in Messina, Claudio falls for Leonato's daughter Hero (Jillian Morgese), while Benedick verbally spars with Beatrice (Amy Acker), the governor's niece. The budding love between Claudio and Hero prompts Don Pedro to arrange with Leonato for a marriage.

In the days leading up to the ceremony, Don Pedro, with the help of Leonato, Claudio and Hero, attempts to sport with Benedick and Beatrice in an effort to trick the two into falling in love. Meanwhile, the villainous Don John, with the help of his allies: Conrade (Riki Lindhome) and Borachio (Spencer Treat Clark), plots against the happy couple, using his own form of trickery to try to destroy the marriage before it begins.

Be More Chill TBA Development

A nerdy, bullied high school junior tries to up his social status by taking a… more

A nerdy, bullied high school junior tries to up his social status by taking a special pill to help him become popular.

The Liberation of Skopje TBA Announced

Set during WWII, the love affair between his mother, a Macedonian woman, and a G… more

Set during WWII, the love affair between his mother, a Macedonian woman, and a German officer is seen through the eyes of an 8-year-old boy. Thanks to her affair, her family is never short of food, but when the partisan army liberates the city, her lover is immediately executed.

A Season In The Congo TBA Announced

Patrice Émery Lumumba, a Congolese independence leader, becomes the first democr… more

Patrice Émery Lumumba, a Congolese independence leader, becomes the first democratically elected Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo, after he helps win its independence from Belgium in June 1960. Only twelve weeks later, Lumumba's government is deposed in a coup during the Congo Crisis.

Company: The Young Vic

Camino Real TBA Pre-Production

A contemporary setting where the characters confront their existence and purpose… more

A contemporary setting where the characters confront their existence and purpose.

Marjorie Prime TBA Pre-Production

An elderly, arthritic former violinist named Marjorie, stares headlong into the… more

An elderly, arthritic former violinist named Marjorie, stares headlong into the decline of old age as her memories begin to fail her. Availing herself of a service that provides holographic recreations of deceased loved ones as their survivors would like them remembered, Marjorie spends her time with her daughter and son-in-law, and with an imperfect copy of her deceased husband, Walter, as he looked in his 30s and 40s.