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4 items from 2016


Banderas, Sebastian, Molla join Andrea Bocelli biopic

11 November 2016 2:21 AM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Antonio Banderas, Toby Sebastian and Jordi Molla have signed on to star in Michael Radford’s The Music Of Silence.

The films is based on the life of singer Andrea Bocelli.

Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi of Ambi Group and Roberto Sassa of Picomedia are producing. Ambi is also financing and handling world sales.

Anna Pavignano and Michael Radford wrote the screenplay in collaboration with Bocelli.

Principal photography will begin this month in Rome.

This film will feature songs that Bocelli composed when he was young but have never before been released.

In his memoir The Music Of Silence, Bocelli tells his own story in the form of an autobiographical novel, naming his alter ego Amos Bardi.

Sebastian will play Amos while Banderas will play the role of Maestro, and Molla will star as Amos’s father. Luisa Ranieri will play Bocelli’s mother and Ennio Fantastichini his uncle.

The story covers his years as a young »

- wendy.mitchell@screendaily.com (Wendy Mitchell)

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Banderas, Sebastian, Molla join Andrea Bocelli film

11 November 2016 2:21 AM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Antonio Banderas, Tony Sebastian and Jordi Molla have signed on to star in Michael Radford’s The Music of Silence. 

The films is based on the life of singer Andrea Bocelli.

Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi of Ambi Group and Roberto Sassa of Picomedia are producing. Ambi is also financing and handling world sales.

Anna Pavignano and Michael Radford wrote the screenplay in collaboration with Bocelli.

Principal photography will begin this month in Rome.

This film will feature songs that Bocelli composed when he was young but have never before been released.

In his memoir The Music of Silence, Bocelli tells his own story in the form of an autobiographical novel, naming his alter ego Amos Bardi. 

Sebastian will play Amos while Banderas will play the role of Maestro, and Molla will star as Amos’s father. Luisa Ranieri will play Bocelli’s mother and Ennio Fantastichini his uncle.

The story covers his years as a young »

- wendy.mitchell@screendaily.com (Wendy Mitchell)

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Antonio Banderas and Toby Sebastian to star in Andrea Bocelli biopic

10 November 2016 11:15 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Antonio Banderas and Game Of Thrones star Toby Sebastian are to star in a biopic based on the early life of singer Andrea Bocelli.

According to trade bible Variety, the film will be based on Bocelli’s 1999 memoir The Music Of Silence, will include songs that Bocelli composed when he was young but have never before been released.

Toby Sebastian

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In The Music of Silence, Bocelli tells his own story in the form of an autobiographical novel, naming his alter ego “Amos Bardi.” He writes of a loving family that encouraged his musical gifts from an early age, and of the dedication that led to his professional breakthrough and his meteoric rise to stardom. The first edition of Bocelli’s memoir was published in 1999 and focused on the success and difficulties at the beginnings of his astonishing career. This newly revised »

- Paul Heath

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Antonio Banderas, Toby Sebastian Starring in Andrea Bocelli Movie

10 November 2016 10:24 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Antonio Banderas, “Game of Thrones” star Toby Sebastian and Jordi Molla are starring in Andrea Bocelli biopic “The Music of Silence” with Michael Radford (“The Postman”) directing.

Producers are Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi through their Ambi Group and Roberto Sassa via his Picomedia company.

“The Music of Silence,” based on Bocelli’s 1999 memoir, will include songs that Bocelli composed when he was young but have never before been released. Ambi is  financing and producing.

“The Music of Silence” will be told from Bocelli’s view in the form of an autobiographical novel, naming his alter ego Amos Bardi. He writes of a loving family that encouraged his musical gifts from an early age, of the blindness that began with glaucoma and became complete after a soccer accident, and his meteoric rise to stardom.

Sebastian will play Bocelli while Banderas will play the role of Maestro. Molla and Luisa Ranieri »

- Dave McNary

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