FIRST PICTURE OF JENNIFER LAWRENCE AND BRADLEY COOPER IN SERENA
Production has commenced in Prague for STUDIOCANAL and 2929 Productions’ SERENA.
This romantic thriller stars Jennifer Lawrence (THE HUNGER GAMES), Bradley Cooper (THE HANGOVER), as well as Toby Jones (TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY, MY WEEK WITH MARILYN) and Rhys Ifans (SKYFALL, THE AMAZING SPIDER MAN).
Based on Ron Rash’s acclaimed novel of the same name, SERENA is directed by Oscar®-winner Susanne Bier (IN A BETTER WORLD, THINGS WE LOST IN THE FIRE).
STUDIOCANAL handles international sales and will distribute it in France, in Germany, and in the United-Kingdom.
Synopsis : The film follows newlyweds George (Cooper) and Serena Pemberton (Lawrence) who travel from Boston to the mountains of North Carolina where they begin to build a timber empire in 1929. Serena soon shows herself to be the equal of any man: overseeing crews, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a man's life in the wilderness. Together, this king and queen rule their dominion, killing or vanquishing all who stand in the way of their ambitions. But when Serena learns that she can never bear a child, she sets out to murder the son George had before his marriage…
SIMON BAKER, ROSE BYRNE, ANNA FARIS AND RAFE SPALL WILL BE ON I GIVE IT A YEAR, A COMEDY CO-PRODUCED BY STUDIOCANAL AND WORKING TITLE..
After the international success of TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY (the film has nearly reached $80 million at the global box office), STUDIOCANAL and Working Title meet again and announce the production of I GIVE IT A YEAR.
This film marks the return of Working Title’s romantic comedy. The company already produced Four Weddings and a Funeral as well as Bridget Jones Diary and Bridget Jones The...
BILLY AND BUDDY
STUDIOCANAL will co-produce the adventures of BILLY AND BUDDY, adapted from Roba’s famous comic, in association with LGM.
Franck Dubosc and Marina Foïs will play Boule’s parents in this film written by Franck Magnier and Alexandre Charlot, notably authors of the film WELCOME TO THE STICKS.
STUDIOCANAL owns the rights for cinema, video, TV, VOD and international sales. The film will be...
STARRING IN HOTEL NOMANDY
Eric Elmosnino, Helena Noguerra, Ary Abittan, Frédérique Bel, Ben, and Alice Belaïdi will play in HOTEL NORMANDY. This comedy is directed by Charles Nemes, produced by Alain Terzian (Alter Films) and coproduced with STUDIOCANAL and France 2 Cinéma.
STUDIOCANAL owns the rights for the cinema, video, VOD and international sales. The shooting that will take place between Paris and Deauville...
THE LAST EXORCISM : A SEQUEL IN PRODUCTION
The production of sequel to horror hit THE LAST EXORCISM will begin next month in New Orleans. STUDIOCANAL will fully finance this film. It will also handle international sales, which will begin at the European Film Market in Berlin in February, 2012. Just like the first Exorcism, this sequel will be produced by Eli Roth, via Arcade Pictures, with Eric Newman, Marc Abraham and Tom Bliss, via...