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April 27, 2018 An Interview with God - News - Projects

SCREEN – Film Bridge International will handle international sales in Cannes on the faith-based drama An Interview With God starring Brenton Thwaites and David Strathairn.

Directed by Perry Lang and written by Ken Aguado, An Interview With God follows a journalist who is granted an interview with a man who claims to be God.

The cast includes Yael Grobglas, Hill Harper, and Charlbi Dean Kriek. The film is produced by Fred Bernstein of Astute Films and Aguado, and co-produced by Dominique Telson, Harrison Powell, Lisa M. Jean, and Claudine Marrotte. Executive producers are Rick Hackson and Paul Kurta.

Film Bridge International’s Ellen S. Wander and her team will show first footage on May 8 on the Croisette. The producers are in talks with potential US distributors and have targeted an August release.

“Faith-based films are making an indelible impact in specialty box office,” Wander said. “It is a space where we see great content and an expanding market that we don’t see in other areas of the business. We are excited to be a part of it and we plan to introduce more of these films to the international marketplace.”

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October 20, 2017 A Violent Separation - News - Projects

Per Deadline, Brenton has been cast as one of the leads in the crime-thriller, A Violent Separation. Also set to star are Ben Robson (known for TNT’s Animal Kingdom), Alycia Debnam-Carey (known for AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead), and Claire Holt (known for CW’s The Originals).

Written by Michael Arkof, A Violent Separation tells the story of a quiet Midwestern town, where Norman (Thwaites), a young deputy sheriff, covers up a murder at the hands of his older brother, Ray (Robson), but neither of the young men are prepared for what’s to come, including the passionate romance that blossoms between Norman and the victim’s younger sister, Frances (Debnam-Carey). As the investigation wears on, family bonds are tested as we descend into the depths of morality and loyalty and are forced to bear witness to the violent separation of flesh and blood with everyone desperately trying to do the right thing, all while doing the wrong.

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September 01, 2017 News - Projects - Titans

Great news! Per Deadline, Brenton has been cast as Dick Grayson in the new live-action series, Titans, which is set to premiere in 2018! Brenton mentioned before that he would love to do a TV series, and it’s finally happening. We’re excited!

Brenton Thwaites has been tapped for the lead role of Dick Grayson in the new live-action series Titans, from Greg Berlanti, Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Sarah Schechter and Warner Bros TV, which is slated to premiere in 2018 as part of the inaugural slate of a new DC-branded direct-to-consumer digital service.

Written by Goldsman, DC Entertainment’s Johns and Berlanti, Titans follows a group of young soon-to-be superheroes recruited from every corner of the DC Universe. In the action-adventure series, Dick Grayson (Thwaites) emerges from the shadows to become the leader of a fearless band of new heroes that includes Starfire (Anna Diop), Raven (Teagan Croft) and others.

“Dick Grayson is one of the most important and iconic heroes in the DC universe, and it wasn’t easy to find him but we have,” Johns said. “Brenton has the emotional depth, heart, danger and physical presence of Batman’s former protege and the Titans’ future leader. We’re extremely lucky he’s chosen to bring his talents to this project and this character.”

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June 20, 2017 News - Pirates of the Caribbean

The first wave of nominations for this year’s Teen Choice Awards has been released, and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales got a few. Congratulations to Brenton for getting nominated for Choice Action Movie Actor.

Choice Action Movie (#ChoiceActionMovie)
“Logan”
“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”
“The Fate of the Furious”
“Transformers: The Last Knight”
“Wonder Woman”
“xXx: Return of Xander Cage”

Choice Action Movie Actor (#ChoiceActionMovieActor)
Brenton Thwaites – “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”
Chris Pine – “Wonder Woman”
Dwayne Johnson – “The Fate of the Furious”
Hugh Jackman – “Logan”
Johnny Depp – “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”
Vin Diesel – “The Fate of the Furious,” “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”

Choice Action Movie Actress (#ChoiceActionMovieActress)
Deepika Padukone – “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”
Gal Gadot – “Wonder Woman”
Kaya Scodelario – “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”
Michelle Rodriguez – “The Fate of the Furious”
Nina Dobrev – “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”
Ruby Rose – “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”

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May 17, 2017 News - Office Uprising - Projects

Horror action spoof “Office Uprising” has sold in numerous territories, it was announced by Brian Shea of The Exchange on Wednesday in Cannes.

Director Lin Oeding recently wrapped production on the film that stars Brenton Thwaites, Jane Levy, Karan Soni, Zachary Levy, and Alan Ritchson.

“The combination of the commercial concept, high production value and the established stars is allowing us to make aggressive pre-sales of this genre bending movie,” said O’Shea.

“Office Uprising” was acquired by AB Droits Audiovisuels in France, for Latin America by Swen Group International; in Russia by Volga; in the Middle East by Selim Ramia, in China by DDDream International Media and in Thailand by SahaMongkol.

Written by Ian Shorr and Peter Gamble Robinson, “Office Uprising” is the story of an underachiever working at a weapons manufacturing company who finds that his colleagues have been weaponized by a new energy drink, and must then rescue his love interest from an office building full of psychotic coworkers. Producers are Giulia Prenna, Jim Steele, Sean Lydiard and Will Clevinger.

Source: Variety