Hot Toronto Clip: ‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’

By | Tuesday September 3, 2013 @ 6:38pm PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, and Chiwetel Ejiofor star in the Toronto-bound romantic drama adapted from Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s award-winning novel. Sisters Olanna (Newton) and Kainene (Rose) are privileged twins who return to 1960s Nigeria from abroad and take … Read More »

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Marton Csokas Cast In ‘Rogue’, ‘Noah’

By | Wednesday July 18, 2012 @ 8:06pm PDT

Marton Csokas has joined the cast of Rogue as the male lead in the DirecTV original series opposite Thandie Newton. Csokas has also been cast in a supporting role in Darren … Read More »

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It’s Official: DirecTV Orders Thandie Newton Drama ‘Rogue’ For Summer 2013

By | Thursday May 10, 2012 @ 8:30am PDT

Related: DirecTV Greenlights Original Drama Series ‘Rogue’, Thandie Newton In Talks To Star

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 10, 2012 – DIRECTV announced today that it has ordered ten episodes of an original suspense-drama, ROGUE, starring award-winning actress Thandie Newton (Mission Impossible 2, Crash) from leading independent studio Entertainment One Television (eOne) and Greenroom Entertainment. ROGUE marks DIRECTV’s first foray into commissioning an original drama series exclusively for its customers. Production is slated to begin in August 2012 and the series will premiere next summer 2013 on DIRECTV’s Audience Network.

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DirecTV Greenlights Original Drama Series ‘Rogue’, Thandie Newton In Talks To Star

By | Wednesday March 21, 2012 @ 3:06pm PDT
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Thandie Newton RogueEXCLUSIVE: After venturing into original scripted series with the pickups of two acclaimed dramas that had faced cancellation, Friday Night Lights and Damages, DirecTV is moving onto launching its own original drama series. I’ve learned that the … Read More »

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Jamie Bell Joins British Thriller ‘The Retreat’

Jamie Bell has signed on to star with Cillian Murphy and Thandie Newton in The Retreat, the British thriller that begins production in Wales next month. Produced by Magnet Films, the thriller focuses on a couple vacationing on a remote island as they try to repair their marriage. When they find a soldier washed up on the beach in a biohazard suit, they discover everyone else has been killed by an airborne virus. Carl Tibbets is making his directorial debut on the script he wrote and Magnet’s Gary Sinyor is producing and David Frost is exec producer. Read More »

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Cillian Murphy To Star In ‘The Retreat’

By | Wednesday July 28, 2010 @ 5:31am PDT

EXCLUSIVE: The Inception star begins filming this British thriller in September on location in Wales. Thandie Newton will play Murphy’s wife. Sony Pictures has already taken UK rights. Moon was its last British acquisition. Another studio deal is pending for … Read More »

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