UK AND ITALIAN CO-PRODUCTION STARTS PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY ON LOCATION IN ROME ON MAY 6
Sam Claflin (The Hunger Games trilogy, Me Before You, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides), Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire) and Eleanor Tomlinson (Loving Vincent, Colette, Poldark) are set to join Olivia Munn (HBO’s Newsroom, X-Men: Apocalypse) in writer/director Dean Craig’s romantic comedy, LOVE, WEDDING, REPEAT.
Allan Mustafa (People Just Do Nothing), Jack Farthing (upcoming Official Secrets, Poldark), Joel Fry (upcoming Yesterday, Game of Thrones), and Tim Key (This Time with Alan Partridge) are also set to appear in the film.
Guglielmo Marchetti (Black Butterfly) of Notorious Pictures and Piers Tempest (The Wife) of Tempo Productions are producing the UK and Italian co-production. Jo Bamford (The Wife) and Andrea Borella (The Truth About Love Is…) are serving as executive producers.
Endeavor Content is handling worldwide sales.
On his sister Hayley’s wedding day, Jack is determined to ensure that his only living family member has the wedding of her dreams to the man she loves. But when fate lends a hand and the table seating is re-arranged, we see how one small change can drasrically alter destiny leading to disasterous and hilarious consequences.
Munn recently starred in The Predator. She’ll next be seen with Helen Hunt in the romantic drama Die in a Gunfight. Her other credits include HBO’s Newsroom opposite Jeff Daniels, X-Men: Apocalypse, and Office Christmas Party starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman.
Claflin recently starred in box office hit Me Before You opposite of Emilia Clarke. His other credits include Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and The Hunger Games trilogy. He will next be seen in the new Charlie’s Angels, directed by Elizabeth Banks, Jennifer Kent’s The Nightingale, which had its world premiere at the 2018 Venice Film Festival and which IFC is releasing on August 2nd and the fifth season of Peaky Blinders to air later this year.
Pinto is best known for her role in Academy Award® winning film, Slumdog Millionaire, where she received a BAFTA® nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Her other film credits include Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle and Rise of the Planet of the Apes starring Andy Serkis.
Craig is a screenwriter and film director, who wrote box office hit comedy Death at a Funeral starring Peter Dinklage. Craig is also credited with writing A Few Best Men, directed by Stephen Elliot and starring Rebel Wilson and Olivia Newton-John and Moonwalkers starring Rupert Grint and Ron Perlman.
Munn is repped by CAA and Atlas Artists. Claflin is repped by CAA and Independent Talent Group. Craig is repped by United Talent Agency, Thruline Entertainment and Casarotto Ramsay & Associates. Pinto is repped by CAA and Gotham Group. Tomlinson is repped by Conway van Gelder Grant, Gersh and Omni Artists. Mustafa is repped by Curtis Brown Group. Farthing and Fry are both repped by Independent Talent Group.
Endeavor Content’s film sales slate includes Shadow in the Cloud starring Chloë Grace Moretz, Bad Education starring Hugh Jackman and Allison Janney, Mosul produced by the Russo brothers, and Dev Patel’s directorial debut Monkey Man.