Andrea Riseborough Joins HBO Pilot ‘The Money’, Freddie Stroma Added To ‘Unreal’

By | Wednesday October 2, 2013 @ 4:17pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Oblivion co-star Andrea Riseborough has been cast opposite Brendan Gleeson in The Money, David Milch‘s new drama pilot for HBO. Written by Milch and directed by Justin Chadwick, The Money is about wealth and corruption among the super elite, focusing on American mogul and patriarch James Castman (Gleeson), who wields power and influence to expand his media empire and control his family. Riseborough, repped by CAA, Independent Talent and Untitled, will play Anna Elkin, Oxford educated and a self-made success who is an editor at a top NY newspaper. She will next be seen in Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman. Read More »

Comments (1)

Damian Lewis & Andrea Riseborough-Starrer ‘The Silent Storm’ Adds Cast As Shoot Nears

James Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson are exec producing Neon Films’ The Silent Storm. Homeland‘s Damian Lewis stars with Oblivion‘s Andrea Riseborough in the love story that’s set on Scotland’s … Read More »

Comments (1)

Andrea Riseborough Joins Ensemble Comedy ‘Birdman’

By | Thursday March 7, 2013 @ 2:42pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Andrea Riseborough has joined the cast of Birdman, from Biutiful and Babel director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu. The dark comedy centers on a former actor, famous for playing a superhero, who attempts a career revival by directing a Broadway … Read More »

Comments (0)

Andrea Riseborough And Olga Kurylenko Get The Gal Roles Opposite Tom Cruise in ‘Oblivion’

By | Thursday January 19, 2012 @ 3:18pm PST
Mike Fleming

BREAKING: Andrea Riseborough and Olga Kurylenko have been set in the female leads for the untitled Universal Films post apocalyptic science fiction film which had … Read More »

Comments (10)

SUNDANCE: 10 Actors Catch Early Buzz

By | Thursday January 19, 2012 @ 12:51am PST

Sundance certainly is credited with launching the careers of filmmakers. As the 10-day festival progresses, there undoubtedly will be more performances that grab deserved attention. But here are 10 receiving early buzz ahead of the festival’s launch Thursday:

Read More »

Comments (19)

Paula Patton Joins ‘Disconnect’

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Paula Patton has joined the cast of Disconnect, the indie drama that’s being directed by Murderball‘s Henry Alex Rubin. She joins Alexander Skarsgard, Andrea Riseborough, Frank Grillo and Jason Bateman in the Andrew Stern-scripted drama about disparate lives that … Read More »

Comments (3)

Jennifer Lawrence Frontrunner For ‘The Silver Linings Playbook’

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: I’m told that Jennifer Lawrence is in pole position for the role in The Silver Linings Playbook, the drama that David O Russell will direct with Mark Wahlberg starring. This was a coveted role that many young actresses wanted.

Among … Read More »

Comments 38

2011 Cannes Film Festival Sales Roundup: Deals For Clive Owen’s ‘Shadow Dancer’ And Todd Robinson’s ‘Phantom’

Mike Fleming

Clive Owen will star in Shadow Dancer, a BBC Films coproduction that will be directed by Man on Wire helmer James Marsh, with production to begin in Dublin later this month. Wild Bunch will sell international territories at Cannes, and … Read More »

Comments (15)

Director Madonna To Debut ‘W.E.’ Saturday

Madonna, the pop singer-turned-director, will be in Berlin this Saturday to present footage from her W.E. to overseas distributors. Sales agent IM Global will be screening clips to around 200 invited guests but has held back from making any pre-sales until now. This … Read More »

Comments (12)

Fox Father and Son In Madonna’s ‘W.E.’

MadonnaArt imitates life as two of the Fox acting dynasty act together for the first time on the big screen in Madonna’s W.E. film. James Fox (Sherlock Holmes) plays King George V, while his real-life son Laurence plays unwilling heir-to-the-throne Bertie. … Read More »

Comments (7)