Frank Langella has made a brilliant stage career of playing monumental heroes and villains, from King Lear to Count Dracula. So it makes sense that he would tackle the greatest hero-villain of all…
LONDON — The first still has been released for “Ali & Nino,” which Asif Kapadia is shooting in Azerbaijan from a script by Christopher Hampton. The adaptation of Kurban Said’s novel is produced by…
LONDON — Director Asif Kapadia has started to shoot "Ali & Nino," which is produced by Kris Thykier, and adapted from Kurban Said's novel by Christopher Hampton. IM Global is handling international…
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GDYNIA, Poland — Pawel Pawlikowski’s “Ida” won the Golden Lion in a strong lineup of Polish films at the Gdynia Film Festival, with Roman Polanski handing him the award at the closing ceremony on…
Andrew Lloyd Webber has a new musical lined up for a West End world preem, and because it's a new project from the creator of some of Broadway's most enduring hits, it's big news. But given the track…
LONDON — Natasha Pilbrow has joined Kris Thykier‘s PeaPie Films as head of business affairs and legal. Pilbrow was previously at entertainment law firm Lee and Thompson LLP, where she engaged in all…
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Anne Fontaine's film about two lifelong friends who fall for each other's sons is all vapidly beautiful surface, an impeccably tasteful picture about some awfully tasteless decisions.
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Kris Thykier's PeaPie Films has snapped up feature rights to Kurban Said's tome "Ali and Nino," which will be adapted by "A Dangerous Method" and "Dangerous Liaisons" scribe Christopher Hampton.
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