In 20 years at Polygram, Universal and Working Title, in both London and Los Angeles, David Livingstone mastered the art of selling quirky British movies to a global audience. He drove the campaigns…
This year's Bafta nominees for British film — "Pride," "Paddington," "Under the Skin," "'71," "The Theory of Everything" and "The Imitation Game" — showcase the sheer variety, range and intelligence…
The Golden Globes nomination for "Pride" is similar to the tale it depicts: unlikely but true. It was barely on the radar for many awards pundits. But audiences have loved it since it debuted at…
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Faye Marsay, Andrew Scott, Bill Nighy, Ben Schnetzer, and Jessica Gunning talk “Pride” and the U.K.’s LGBT movement in the ’80s at the Variety Studio.
CBS Films has acquired U.S. rights to the British dramedy “Pride” two months after its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. It’s planning an awards season push with a Sept. 19 launch. Chares Gant…
Matthew Warchus turns an inspirational true story of Thatcher-era community activism into a deft crowdpleaser.
Matthew Warchus' humor-laced ensemble comedy "Pride," sold by Pathe, has lured a flurry of key-territory buyers in the run up to its world preem in Directors' Fortnight. Inspired by true events that…
British theater director Matthew Warchus (“God of Carnage”) is set to direct “Pride,” an ensemble period dramedy toplined by Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West. Based on a true story, script…
Just like its main antagonists, "Pride Prejudice and Zombies" is a film that refuses to die, and looks like it may have risen again from the dead.
Panorama Media has come on board "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," joining Darko Entertainment, Handsomecharlie Films and producer Allison Shearmur.
With more films in lineup, fest toppers say expansion remains a goal