Idris Elba gives a towering performance in this otherwise stolid CliffsNotes account of Nelson Mandela's life.
LOCARNO — Eye on Films, a global network of 40 distributors and 47 festivals, has just made its latest acquisition: the Wide House-sold Nelson Mandela-themed "Plot for Peace." Directed by Carlos…
With Nelson Mandela turning 95 and hospitalized in South Africa, The Weinstein Co. has released the first official U.S. trailer for “Long Walk to Freedom.” “He was public enemy No. 1,” the first…
Pathe has released the first U.K. trailer for “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” starring Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela, six months before its Jan. 3 opening. The trailer starts with Elba and a group of…
Pathe Intl. and Distant Horizon have closed further sales on "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," which The Weinstein Company will release in North America.
Jennifer Hudson's “Winnie Mandela” biopic has plans for a fall release now that Image Entertainment has acquired all U.S. rights. Deal was announced at Cannes. The $15 million film is an adaptation…
Pathe has joined Anant Singh's Distant Horizon to finance and co-produce the long-gestating Nelson Mandela biopic "Long Walk to Freedom."
A miniseries based on the life of Nelson Mandela is in the works from South Africa's Out of Africa Entertainment, the U.K.'s Left Bank Pictures and Canada's Blue Ice Films.
TV-style biopic reduces South Africa's struggle to the status of an impediment in the blooming romance between Nelson Mandela and his wife Winnie.
Morgan Freeman will play former South African President Nelson Mandela in "The Human Factor," an independently financed drama, based on the upcoming John Carlin book "The Human Factor: Nelson Mandela…
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