Working Title Films News


‘Catfish’ Star Max Joseph to Direct DJ Movie for Working Title (Exclusive) – Working Title has tapped up-and-coming filmmaker Max Joseph to direct an untitled DJ project that will serve as his feature directorial debut following his award-winning “Follow the Frog” commercial and the acclaimed short documentary “12 Years of DFA Records,” TheWrap has learned. 6 years 20 weeks ago via jetli

Stephen Frears And Working Title Pedaling Fast On Lance Armstrong Movie – EXCLUSIVE: Director Stephen Frears, in Hollywood promoting his HBO film Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight at TCA, is moving fast on another fact-based movie based on an iconic athlete. I’m told that Frears and Working Title partners Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner have teamed up on a feature film on the doping scandal that enveloped the Tour de France and led to the downfall of 7-time champion Lance Armstrong in the biggest doping scandal in the history of sports. 7 years 9 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Rooney Mara & Martin Sheen Join Stephen Daldry-Helmed 'Trash' – EXCLUSIVE: The hacker from The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and the President from The West Wing have joined Working Title's Trash. Martin Sheen and Rooney Mara are set for the Stephen Daldry-directed film that Richard Curtis adapted from Andy Mulligan’s 2010 novel. Sheen will play Father Juilliard, and Mara will play Olivia, an NGO worker, in the tale of three poverty-stricken boys (played by newcomers Rickson Tevez, Eduardo Luis and Gabriel Weinstein) who discover something unusual, mysterious and dangerous in a city dump in the Third World-set story. 7 years 11 weeks ago via brucelee

Everest (Universal)

Posted February 19th, 2013 by Binh Ngo

Anne Hathaway Set to Star in New 'Taming of the Shrew'

10:52 AM 1/15/2013 by Jeff Giles
Anne Hathaway
After journeying into the past for Les Miserables last year, you might think Anne Hathaway would be eager to do something a little more modern, but no -- according to the Wrap's sources, Hathaway is gearing up to star in a new big-screen production of The Taming of the Shrew for Working Title and Universal.

'Bridget Jones 3' future remains uncertain, says Working Title Films

Bridget Jones – Working Titles Films head says they are trying to "crack it creatively". 7 years 39 weeks ago via jackiechan

Working Title Set To Get "Amped" – Working Title has acquired film rights to "Robopocalypse" author Daniel H. Wilson's novel "Amped". The story is set in a future with nanotechnology-enhanced humans. Alex Proyas is attached to direct but no scribe or studio is yet onboard. The project was previously setup at Summit Entertainment in 2010 but their rights lapsed when they merged with Lionsgate. 7 years 46 weeks ago via jackiechan

Rachel McAdams to Star in Working Title's 'About Time' (Exclusive)

Rachel McAdams – Rachel McAdams is in negotiations to star in About Time, the latest romantic comedy from British filmmaker Richard Curtis. 8 years 20 weeks ago via donnieyen

Working Title And Edgar Wright Plan September Start For 'The World's End' – EXCLUSIVE: Working Title and Edgar Wright have set a September start date for The World’s End, the last in a trilogy of comedies that started with Shaun Of The Dead and Hot Fuzz. Wright, who’ll direct, wrote the script with Simon Pegg. Once again, Pegg stars with Nick Frost. Universal Pictures hasn’t yet green lit the film, but is expected to after the modestly budgeted pair of comedies grossed $108 million worldwide between them. 8 years 20 weeks ago via jackiechan

Anna Karenina (2012)

Posted January 25th, 2012 by Binh Ngo

The third collaboration of Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley with director Joe Wright, following the award-winning box office successes “Pride & Prejudice” and “Atonement,” is the epic love story “Anna Karenina,” adapted from Leo Tolstoy’s classic novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard (“Shakespeare in Love”). The story unfolds in its original late-19th-century Russia high-society setting and powerfully explores the capacity for love that surges through the human heart, from the passion between adulterers to the bond between a mother and her children.

Subscribe to this RSS topic: Syndicate content