Filming is underway in London on illegal bike-racing thriller Alleycats, backed by The Fyzz Facility.
Screen Stars of Tomorrow Eleanor Tomlinson (Poldark) and Sam Keeley (What Richard Did) star alongside John Hannah (Four Weddings and a Funeral), John Lynch (The Fall), Rizzle Kicks singer Jordan Stephens, Camilla Rutherford (Gosford Park), Virgile Bramly (Point Blank) and Josh Whitehouse (Northern Soul).
The Fyzz Facility and Elephant Gun Films have backed the debut feature from director Ian Bonhôte, a thriller set in the world of illegal bike racing in London.
Andy Ryder produces, writers are Simon Uttley, Max Kinnings and Anthea Anka. Casting director is former Screen Star of Tomorrow Rose Wicksteed.
Co-producer is Emma Lamont (Shelby) and executive producers are Robert Jones (The Usual Suspects), Wayne Marc Godfrey (Cake), and David Gilbery (War Pigs).
The production also raised money through a Kickstarter campaign.
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A select group of the 2014 stars, and several alumni from past years, will be celebrated at an invitation-only international industry dinner tonight at Kettners.
This is the first time that Screen’s Stars of Tomorrow have been presented at Lff. The event is supported by British Council and Casting Society of America (Csa), and will be held in association with We Are UK Film.
Briony Hanson, Director of Film, British Council, said: “Connecting the brightest and best filmmakers, both established and up-and-coming, to international audiences and counterparts is absolutely at the heart of what we do at British Council Film. So we are thrilled to be partnering on this event which will give the UK Stars of Tomorrow a focused opportunity to meet and greet key players from the international
The 2014 Class of Screen International UK Stars of Tomorrow are: (click on each name for individual profile)
The South London native will star opposite Chloe Grace Moretz in If I Stay for Warner Bros/MGM.
The 20-year-old Manchester native is already a familiar face in the Us, where she stars in TV series Bates Motel.
The Oxford School of drama graduate landed the female lead in Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Secret Service.
At just 17, this Harrow teenager is a veteran of his own YouTube show and will star in three new features: Don’t Grow Up, Legacy and Montana.
The 20-year-old East Ender has just shot an episode of Babylon and will star
Rose Wicksteed Casting is looking for 6 teenagers for supporting roles in a British feature film 'The Survivalist'
Casting in Belfast 23rd-26th May 2014
Age 13-20 - male & female (Must be over 13 for licensing hours)
Must Be Based In Ireland Or Northern Ireland..
The script has been developed through Northern Ireland Screen’s New Talent Focus scheme, which included input from BFI and Film4 executives. It topped the UK Brit List last year and ranked on Hollywood’s Black List for the year’s best un-produced scripts.
Writer/Director: Stephen Fingleton.
One of Screen’s Stars of Tomorrow 2013. His BFI funded shorted film Slr starred Liam Cunningham, won Best Irish Film at the Oscar qualifying Foyle Film Festival, and was nominated for an Ifta.
Producers: The Fyzz Facility - Wayne Marc Godfrey & Robert Jones
Producers and Company Director of The Fyzz Facility,
Postcards From London
Rose Wicksteed | Casting is looking for a Lead Male for a British feature film supported by the BFI.
Jim - Age 18-24
Attractive. He should have an edge to him, a sexiness and charisma. Everyone falls in love with him.
Shooting May/June 2013 in London.
No acting experience necessary. Can be from anywhere in the UK.
The Writer/Director is Steve Mclean whose first feature film was nominated in the Us at the Independent Spirit Awards & at Sundance Film Festival. This will be his second feature.
The Producer is Gavin Emerson who has previously been nominated for 3 BAFTA awards.
If you would like to be considered, please email us a recent photo and the following details as soon as possible.
1) Full Name
2) Date of Birth
4) Where you live i.e village, town, city.
Email to: casting@rosewicksteed.
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