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David Crow Feb 20, 2017
It’s been a while since 12 Years A Slave arrived, and devastated moviegoers and awards voters alike. Even so, many remain curious about what director Steve McQueen will do next to follow up his Oscar winning film. Now, in fitting surprise for the director, his next project Widows is coming into focus in unexpected ways since Michelle Rodriguez, of Fast & Furious and Resident Evil, fame has been cast in the starring role.
Indeed, Empire is reporting that Rodriguez has been cast in the drama by McQueen. The film itself is an adaptation of the popular crime miniseries, which aired in 1983, and was written by Lynda La Plante of Prime Suspect fame. The movie is also being co-written by McQueen and Gillian Flynn, who previously received a Golden Globe nomination for adapting her own novel, »
Exclusive: Michelle Rodriguez has been cast in New Regency's heist thriller Widows from Brit helmer Steve McQueen. She'll join Oscar-nominated Viola Davis in the pic along with Cynthia Erivo. Gone Girl scribe Gillian Flynn co-writes the script with McQueen, based on the 1983 British miniseries penned by Lynda Laplante (Prime Suspect). The story begins when four armed robbers are killed during a failed heist and their surviving widows join forces and resolve to pull off… »
To celebrate the Home Entertainment release of the gripping ITV drama Paranoid, we have a DVD copy to giveaway.
The sleepy town of Woodmere is devastated when a doctor is murdered in a children’s playground in broad daylight. Three detectives embark on what they initially believe to be a straightforward murder investigation, but when the main suspect is found dead in an apparent suicide, the police are drawn deeper. As the ever-darkening mystery leads the detectives on a dangerous and beguiling journey across Europe, personal demons are brought to the fore and the foe becomes increasingly formidable.
- Gary Collinson
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