Eloise Mumford Joins ‘We Are Unsatisfied’; Michael Beach Boards ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’; Nickola Shreli In …
November 4, 2017 - Fifty Shades of Grey
Eloise Mumford, who has seemed in both Fifty Shades Of Grey films, will join Billy Crystal and Ben Schwartz in a comedy We Are Unsatisfied, Matt Ratner’s directorial entrance film. It’s about a struggling L.A. comedian (Schwartz) who’s forced to pierce behind home to Long Island and finds an doubtful consanguine suggestion in his alcoholic dermatologist (Crystal). Mumford will play Becky, a successful photographer who remained in her hometown after her ex-boyfriend, Schwartz’s character, dumped her and changed to LA. Peter Hoare wrote a screenplay, that Ratner is producing with Chris Mangano and Rick Rosenthal. Exec producers are Matt Bronson, Matt Jacobs, Bert Kern, Alexander R. Madorsky and Nick Morton. Mumford, who will be seen in Fifty Shades Freed and now recurs on NBC’s Chicago Fire, is repped by Anonymous Content and Paradigm.
Barry Jenkins’ If Beale Street Could Talk has combined The 100 actor Michael Beach. The film, that is now in production, is formed on James Baldwin’s novel, that follows Tish, a newly intent Harlem lady who races opposite a time to infer her lover’s ignorance while carrying their initial child to term. KiKi Layne is set to star in a pic along with Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Brian Tyree Henry, Dave Franco, Ed Skrein, and Regina King. Jenkins wrote a shade instrumentation and is producing a plan with Annapurna Pictures and Plan B. Beach now recurs on a CW Dynasty reconstitute and subsequent will be seen in James Wan’s DC Comics/Warner Bros film Aquaman. He’s repped by Global Artists Agency.
Nickola Shreli is reteaming with his Cash Only executive Malik Bader in a movement film Killerman, fasten star Liam Hemsworth. He’ll play DEA representative Michael Duffy, called in to examine Hemsworth who plays a income launderer pang from absentmindedness after a weird collision during a understanding left wrong. The book is by Bader, that John and Michael Schwarz are producing with Myles Nestel of The Solution, that is entirely financing a plan and doing general rights, while WME is doing domestic rights. Solution’s Lisa Wilson will executive produce. Shreli is repped by Crimson Media.