John Finn (I) - News Poster

News

Brad Pitt Sci-Fi Film ‘Ad Astra’ Set for January 2019 Release

  • The Wrap
The science-fiction epic “Ad Astra” now has a release date: The 20th Century Fox and New Regency film starring Brad Pitt and Tommy Lee Jones will land in theaters Jan. 11, 2019. The film follows astronaut Roy McBride (Pitt), who searches the solar system to find his father (Jones), who disappeared twenty years earlier after departing on a one-way mission to Neptune to look for signs of alien life. Ruth Negga, Donald Sutherland, Jamie Kennedy and John Finn also star. Directed by James Gray, it’s written by Gray and “Fringe” veteran Ethan Gross. Plan B Entertainment, New Regency Productions, Rt Features,
See full article at The Wrap »

Production Payroll Specialist Indiepay Rebrands as GreenSlate (Exclusive)

Production Payroll Specialist Indiepay Rebrands as GreenSlate (Exclusive)
Entertainment industry production payroll specialist Indiepay has rebranded itself as GreenSlate, unveiling enhanced payroll and accounting software, Variety has learned exclusively.

GreenSlate announced Monday that users have all-digital employee start-work capabilities, digital/mobile timecards, online purchase order management, and prepaid cards to replace petty cash.

Related

NBC Invests $30 Million in Euronews, Paves Way for EuronewsNBC

“GreenSlate is excited to be a leader in bringing much needed change to the industry, creating business software that drives efficiencies and simplifies work for productions,” said CEO John Finn. “Our technology syncs and unifies payroll processing, accounting, and workflow solutions, eliminating financial drag and operations bottlenecks. We’ve achieved the right combination of user friendly technology, business friendly service, and eco-friendly document management.”

GreenSlate said its upgraded product includes intuitive production accounting software and tax credit management. It’s also touting the product at sustainability-focused with an Eco Tracker that monitors business operations’ environmental
See full article at Variety - Film News »

Ad Astra: Brad Pitt sci-fi film confirmed for January 2019

Simon Brew Sep 18, 2017

Brad Pitt has officially signed on for Ad Astra, a spacefaring film from the director of The Lost City Of Z. Now we have a release date...

Brad Pitt's new sci-fi movie, Ad Astra, has now begun filming and is definitely, definitely happening. What's more, we have a release date for the film, too.

20th Century Fox - that's backing the movie - has confirmed that it plans to release it on January 11th 2019. The film has also been confirmed to co-star Ruth Negga, Donald Sutherland, Jamie Kennedy and John Finn.

More on it as we hear it.

From April 2017

If all had originally gone to plan, Brad Pitt would be in post-production now on World War Z 2, ahead of its release this summer. But Paramount has delayed the film, and it’s unlikely it’ll be in a position to shoot this year. As such,
See full article at Den of Geek »

Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth And Forest Whitaker Board New Heist Film Finding Steve McQueen

Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth and Forest Whitaker have each agreed terms to board upcoming heist film, Finding Steve McQueen.

That’s according to The Hollywood Reporter, revealing that the trio of actors will now star opposite William Fichtner in the Mark Steven Johnson-directed pic. Johnson – best known for helming Ghost Rider, Daredevil and Elektra – will take point on a screenplay penned by Keith Sharon and Ken Hixon when production kicks off in Atlanta next month, when John Finn, Rhys Coiro and Louis Lombardi will round out the core ensemble cast.

A heist film in both name and nature, Finding Steve McQueen is said to be based on the “true story of the 1972 bank heist by a gang of close-knit thieves from Youngstown, Ohio, trying to steal $30 million in illegal contributions and blackmail money from President Richard Nixon’s secret fund.” Those are about the only plot details currently available for now,
See full article at We Got This Covered »

Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth join 'Finding Steve McQueen'

  • ScreenDaily
Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth join 'Finding Steve McQueen'
Vikings and Warcraft star Fimmel and Bosworth line up alongside Forest Whitaker and William Fichtner on the thriller, which Ambi Distribution will introduce to global buyers in Toronto next week.

Mark Steven Johnson will direct Finding Steve McQueen, which Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi’s Ambi Group is financing and producing alongside Paradox Studios and Identity Films.

Principal photography is scheduled to begin in September in Atlanta, Georgia, on the true story of the biggest bank heist in Us history.

The action centres on a crew from Youngstown, Ohio, that in 1972 attempted to steal $30m in illegal contributions and blackmail money from President Richard Nixon’s secret fund.

Keith Sharon and Ken Hixon wrote the screenplay. John Finn, Rhys Coiro and Louis Lombardi are also in the cast.

Anthony Mastromauro of Identity Films produces with Silvio Muraglia of Paradox Studios, Iervolino and Bacardi, and Alexandra Klim. Mikael Wiren will serve as executive producer.

“Aligning a cast
See full article at ScreenDaily »

Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth Star in Heist Movie ‘Finding Steve McQueen’

Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth Star in Heist Movie ‘Finding Steve McQueen’
Travis Fimmel, Kate Bosworth, William Fichtner and Forest Whitaker are starring in the heist movie “Finding Steve McQueen” with Mark Steven Johnson directing.

John Finn, Rhys Coiro and Louis Lombardi have come aboard in supporting roles. Shooting will start next month in Atlanta.

“Finding Steve McQueen” is based on the true story of the 1972 bank heist by a gang of close-knit thieves from Youngstown, Ohio, trying to steal $30 million in illegal contributions and blackmail money from President Richard Nixon’s secret fund. Keith Sharon and Ken Hixon wrote the screenplay.

The film is being produced by Anthony Mastromauro of Identity Films, Silvio Muraglia of Paradox Studios, Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi of Ambi Group and Alexandra Klim. Mikael Wiren will executive produce.

Ambi Distribution, the worldwide sales arm of the Ambi Group, is handling global sales and will be introducing the project to buyers during the Toronto Film Festival. Principal
See full article at Variety - Film News »

New Good Wife Season 7,Episode 15 Official Spoilers,Description Hit The Net

Recently, CBS revealed the new,official synopsis/description for their upcoming "The Good Wife" episode 15 of season 7. The episode is entitled, "Targets," and it turns out that we're going to see some very interesting stuff go down as a secret panel of attorneys recruits Alicia to join them! Eli attempts to learn more about why the FBI has Peter on their target list, and more. In the new, 15th episode press release: Alicia Joins A Secret Panel Of Attorneys Advising The U.S. Government On A Controversial Case. Press release number 2: Alicia is going to join a secret panel of attorneys advising the U.S. government on a controversial case. Also, Eli will end up hiring Elsbeth Tascioni (Carrie Preston) to find out why the FBI is targeting Peter. Guest stars feature: Patrick Breen (Captain Terrence Hicks), Michael Urie (Stephen Dinovera), Tobias Segal (Tyler Hopkins), Damian Young (Clinton Foyle
See full article at OnTheFlix »

Acclaimed Irish Director Tom Collins Presented With Foras Na Gaeilge Award

  • TheMovieBit
The Screen Directors Guild of Ireland (Sdgi) is honored to present the Foras Na Gaeilge Award to Irish director and producer Tom Collins in recognition for Outstanding Contribution in the Irish language in Film and TV. Love/Hate writer Stuart Carolan will present the award to Tom. Hailed for his Irish language films Kings (2007) and the award winning film Hush-a-Bye-Baby (1992), most recently Collins has had enormous success with the award-winning Irish noir crime drama An Bronntanas, which was adapted for a five part thriller series for TG4 that has now been picked up by French distributor Lagardère Entertainment. Directed by Collins and starring Dara Devaney (Na Cloigne), Owen McDonnell (Single Handed) and John Finn (Cold Case), An Bronntanas tells the story of the crew of a local independent lifeboat in Connemara who find over a million euro worth of drugs on an abandoned fishing boat.  Speaking about the award, Tom.
See full article at TheMovieBit »

Miptv: Lagardère to sell Ireland's 'An Bronntanas'

  • ScreenDaily
Miptv: Lagardère to sell Ireland's 'An Bronntanas'
Celtic crime thriller was Ireland’s Oscar submission.

Paris-based Lagardère Entertainment has snapped up distribution rights to Irish crime thriller An Bronntanas (The Gift) and will be selling the five-part miniseries at Miptv in Cannes next week.

The film version of An Bronntanas was Ireland’s submission to the Best Foreign-Language category of the Oscars and won the jury’s special award at last month’s Boston Irish Film Festival.

When the series was broadcast on Ireland’s TG4 at the end of last year it scored a six-fold audience increase among 15-34s

Directed by Tom Collins, and produced by Ciarán Ó Cofaigh of Rosg and Tom Collins, An Bronntanas stars Dara Devaney, John Finn, Owen McDonnell, Michelle Beamish, Pól Ó Gríofa, Charlotte Bradley and Januscz Sheagall. The script was written by Joe O’Byrne, Paul Walker, Eoin McNamee and Tom Collins.

The film was primarily shot in Irish in Connemara, County Galway
See full article at ScreenDaily »

Ireland submits An Bronntanas to Oscars

  • ScreenDaily
Ireland submits An Bronntanas to Oscars
Actress Saoirse Ronan and director Jim Sheridan among selection committee to submit thriller based around a lifeboat crew.

The Irish Film & Television Academy (Ifta) has submitted An Bronntanas as Ireland’s submission for the Foreign Language category at the 87th Academy Awards.

Directed by Tom Collins, and produced by Ciarán Ó Cofaigh of Rosg and Tom Collins, An Bronntanas stars Dara Devaney, John Finn , Owen McDonnell, Michelle Beamish, Pól Ó Gríofa, Charlotte Bradley and Januscz Sheagall. The script was written by Joe O’Byrne, Paul Walker, Eoin McNamee and Tom Collins.

The film was primarily shot in Irish in Connemara, County Galway by cinematographer Cian de Buitléar. The film premiered as the closing film of the Galway Film Fleadh earlier this year.

An Bronntanas (The Gift) is a contemporary thriller set against the backdrop of a local independent lifeboat crew working off the coast of Connemara, on the west of Ireland. The rescue
See full article at ScreenDaily »

Begin Again to open Galway

  • ScreenDaily
Begin Again to open Galway
World premiere of Tom CollinsAn Bronntanas to close this year’s festival, which runs July 8-13.

Begin Again will open the 2014 Galway Film Fleadh.

John Carney’s musical rom-com stars Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo and Hailee Steinfield, and features music from Glen Hansard.

It premiered at last year’s Toronto under its original title of Can A Song Save Your Life?.

This year’s festival will close with the world premiere of Tom CollinsAn Bronntanas (The Gift).

The contemporary thriller stars John Finn, Owen McDonnell and Michelle Beamish, and centres on an independent lifeboat crew who discover a fishing boat with unexpected cargo.

For more information on this year’s festival, visit its official website.
See full article at ScreenDaily »

Believe, Ep. 1.06, “Sinking” puts the focus on Tate

John Finn, Johnny Sequoyah, Delroy Lindo, Jamie Chung

Believe, Season 1, Episode 6: “Sinking”

Written by Seamus Kevin Fahey

Directed by Roxann Dawson

Airs Sundays at 9pm (Et) on NBC

Since Winter, Channing, and the group broke Tate out of Death Row, the latter has expressed a strong desire to confront the people who put him in jail in the first place. Tate’s earlier efforts to escape have been hampered by the FBI-led manhunt as well as Winter insisting that his first priority is to look after Bo, an assignment Tate has shown some interest in carrying out. However, Bo’s disengagement of Tate’s ankle bracelet at the end of last week’s episode gave him his first real opportunity to follow his own agenda. This week’s episode puts the focus on Tate’s history, in an exciting episode that alters character dynamics permanently.

The look at Tate
See full article at SoundOnSight »

New Believe Episode 6,Season 1 Official Spoilers,Plotline Revealed By NBC

Recently, NBC released the new,official,synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "Believe" episode 6 of season 1. The episode is entitled, "Sinking," and it sounds like things will get pretty intense and intriguing as Tate attempts to hunt down the people who framed him for murder while Bo,Winter, and Channing chase after him, and more. In the new,6th episode press release: With Bo, Winter ,and Channing in pursuit, Tate will travel home to seek out the childhood friends who framed him for murder. Meanwhile, at the Orchestra campus, Skouras will focus his attention on the potential of a young telepath. Guest stars will feature actors: John Finn, Michael Esper, and Kerry Condon. Episode 6 is set to air on Sunday night, April 13th at 8pm central time on NBC.
See full article at OnTheFlix »

The Lifeguard Movie Review

The Lifeguard Movie Review
Title: The Lifeguard Director: Liz W. Garcia Starring: Kristen Bell, Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, David Lambert, Alex Shaffer, Joshua Harto, John Finn, Paulie Litt, Adam Lefevre, Amy Madigan The seriocomic feature film debut of television director Liz W. Garcia, “The Lifeguard” offers up a contrived series of precious posed moments in telling the story of a young career woman who moves back home in an effort to shake off a low-lying cloud of personal and professional ambivalence. In her starring role, Kristen Bell delivers a charming, engaging performance, but the much sharper take on this same sort of thirtysomething ennui (even though Bell’s character is quick to point out that [ Read More ]

The post The Lifeguard Movie Review appeared first on Shockya.com.
See full article at ShockYa »

The Lifeguard movie trailer and poster

The new trailer as well as the poster are in for Screen Media Films' comedy drama The Lifeguard starring Kristen Bell, Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, Amy Madigan, Joshua Harto, John Finn, Alex Shaffer, Sendhil Ramamurthy, David Lambert and Paulie Litt. On the verge of her 30th birthday, Leigh (Kristen Bell) leaves her busy life and job in New York City behind for her parents suburban home. Taking her old summer job as a lifeguard, she falls into her teenage life: hanging out, partying in the woods, and coming home late, leading to a dangerous affair that threatens to tear lives apart. Screen Media and Focus World present the film produced by Milan Chakraborty, Liz W. Garcia, Isaac Lefevre, Mike Landry, Joshua Harto and Carlos Velazquez.
See full article at Upcoming-Movies.com »

The Lifeguard Trailer with Kristen Bell

The Lifeguard Trailer with Kristen Bell
Kristen Bell has a lot of growing up to do as Leigh in the first trailer for The Lifeguard. After her career and love life crash down upon her in New York City, Leigh decides to move back home with her parents, reverting back to her immature behavior and even taking the lifeguard job she had back in high school. Take a look at the first footage from director Liz Garcia's comedy, also starring Martin Starr, Mamie Gummer, and Amy Madigan. The Lifeguard debuts on VOD formats July 30 before arriving in theaters on August 30.

Leigh (Kristen Bell) is almost 30, and living a seemingly perfect life in New York. But when her career and love life both come crashing down, she flees to her suburban hometown and regresses right back into teenage life and behavior. She moves into her old room with her parents, hangs around with friends who never left town,
See full article at MovieWeb »

Poster for The Lifeguard, Starring Kristen Bell, Released

Poster for The Lifeguard, Starring Kristen Bell, Released
Kristen Bell, will be available on VOD on July 30th and it will hit theaters on August 30th from Screen Media and Focus World. Screen Media and Focus World are proud to release the upcoming film, “The Lifeguard,” starring Kristen Bell. The film will be available on VOD July 30 and in theaters August 30. The film, written and directed by Liz W. Garcia, also stars Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, Amy Madigan, Joshua Harto, John Finn and David Lambert Here’s more about the film: “Leigh, almost 30, is living a seemingly perfect life in New York. But when her career and love life both come crashing down, she flees to [ Read More ]

The post Poster for The Lifeguard, Starring Kristen Bell, Released appeared first on Shockya.com.
See full article at ShockYa »

The Lifeguard Poster Featuring Kristen Bell

The Lifeguard Poster Featuring Kristen Bell
While Veronica Mars fans still have a year to wait for that movie, they can still get their quick Kristen Bell fix with the first poster for The Lifeguard. The actress stars as Leigh, a young woman who moves back to her hometown after her life falls apart in New York. At almost 30 years of age, she reclaims her high school job as a condominium lifeguard, regressing back to her high school days and skirting responsibilities. Growing up is optional in this dramatic comedy directed by Liz Garcia, debuting on VOD formats July 30 before arriving in theaters August 30.

Leigh, almost 30, is living a seemingly perfect life in New York. But when her career and love life both come crashing down, she flees to her suburban hometown and regresses right back into high school life. Picking up right where her teen halcyon days left off, she moves into her old room with her parents,
See full article at MovieWeb »

New Posters for The Lifeguard, Don Jon, Kick-Ass 2, Red 2, and Only God Forgives

A bunch of new posters for ya today, the first one featuring Kristen Bell in a red swimsuit on the poster for Liz Garcia’s “The Lifeguard” (via Yahoo). In the film, Bell plays “a former valedictorian quits her reporter job in New York and returns to the place she last felt happy: her childhood home in Connecticut. She gets work as a lifeguard and starts a dangerous relationship with a troubled teenager.” Also starring Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, Joshua Harto, John Finn, and Bell’s “Heroes” co-star, Sendhil Ramamurthy. Saving the day this August 30th. Meanwhile, Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s writing and directing debut “Don Jon” gets a new poster that lets you know it’s a really, really good film. At least, according to the critics it’s quoting on the poster. Gordon-Levitt also stars in the film as “a New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church,
See full article at Beyond Hollywood »

Sundance '13 Video Review: The Lifeguard

Ben Pearson and Elijah Reyes review The Lifeguard.

Written and Directed: Liz W. Garcia

Cast: Kristen Bell, John Finn and Lisa Ann Goldsmith 

Official Synopsis: A former valedictorian quits her reporter job in New York and returns to the place she last felt happy: her childhood home in Connecticut. She gets work as a lifeguard and starts a dangerous relationship with a troubled teenager.
See full article at GeekTyrant »
loading
An error has occured. Please try again.

See also

Credited With | External Sites