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‘A Street Cat Named Bob’ – Watch the first trailer

Sony Pictures have released the very first trailer for their upcoming release A Street Cat Named Bob, the brand new movie which will hit cinemas later this year.

The film is based on James Bowen’s much-loved, best-selling book of the same name. Starring Luke Treadaway (Unbroken, Clash of the Titans) as James Bowen, A Street Cat Named Bob tells the moving and life-affirming true story of the unlikely friendship between a young homeless busker, James Bowen, and the stray ginger cat named Bob who changed his life.

Also starring Ruta Gedmintas (The Strain, The Incident) Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey, Filth) Anthony Head (Buffy The Vampire Slayer) and (of course) Bob, filming took place over six weeks in London, mainly in Covent Garden where James and Bob used to busk.

The film is directed by Roger Spottiswoode (Tomorrow Never Dies, Under Fire, Air America, Turner and Hooch), with a script
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'A Street Cat Named Bob' wraps shoot

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Adaptation of James Bowen’s novel stars Luke Treadaway; set for release through Sony in 2016.

A Street Cat Named Bob, the film adaptation of James Bowen’s bestselling novel, wrapped principal photography on Sunday (Dec 6).

Starring Luke Treadaway (Unbroken, Clash of the Titans), A Street Cat Named Bob tells the true story of the unlikely friendship between a young homeless busker and a stray ginger cat named Bob who changed his life.

Treadaway previously won an Olivier Award for Best Actor for his performance in the National Theatre’s production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

Also starring Ruta Gedmintas (The Strain, The Incident) Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey, Filth) Anthony Head (Buffy The Vampire Slayer) and Bob the cat, filming took place over six weeks in London, mainly in Covent Garden where the two used to busk.

The film is directed by Roger Spottiswoode (Tomorrow Never Dies, Turner & Hooch
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'Street Cat Named Bob' to shoot in London from Oct 25; new cast join

'Street Cat Named Bob' to shoot in London from Oct 25; new cast join
Joanne Froggatt and Anthony Head join Luke Treadaway and Ruta Gedmintas in the film’s cast.

A Street Cat Named Bob, the adaptation of James Bowen’s best-selling novel, is set to start shooting in the UK this month.

Production will take place at Twickenham Studios and on location in London, primarily Covent Garden, from Sunday October 25 and will last for six weeks in total.

The true story centres on how Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat.

As previously announced by Screen, Luke Treadaway (Unbroken, Clash Of The Titans) will play James Bowen, starring alongside Ruta Gedmintas (Prowl, Help Point), who will play Belle, an animal loving neighbour.

Joanne Froggatt (Filth, Downton Abbey) has now joined the cast as Bowen’s drug support worker Val, as has Anthony Head (Buffy The Vampire Slayer), who will play Bowen’s father Nigel.

Rogert Spottiswoode
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'Street Cat Named Bob' to shoot in UK from Oct 25; new cast join

'Street Cat Named Bob' to shoot in UK from Oct 25; new cast join
Joanne Froggatt and Anthony Head join Luke Treadaway in the cast.

A Street Cat Named Bob, the adaptation of James Bowen’s best-selling novel, has revealed its shooting dates.

Production will take place in the UK from Sunday October 25 and will last for six weeks in total.

The true story centres on how Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat.

As previously announced by Screen, Luke Treadaway (Unbroken, Clash Of The Titans) will play the James Bowen, starring alongside Ruta Gedmintas (Prowl, Help Point), who will play Belle, an animal loving neighbour.

Joanne Froggatt (Filth, Downton Abbet) has now joined the cast as Bowen’s drug support worker Val, as has Anthony Head (Buffy The Vampire Slayer), who will play Bowen’s father Nigel.

Rogert Spottiswoode is directing (Tomorrow Never Dies), with a script from Tim John (Dr. Jekyll And Ms. Hyde).

The film is produced
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Luke Treadaway to star in 'A Street Cat Named Bob'

Luke Treadaway to star in 'A Street Cat Named Bob'
Treadaway to appear alongside Ruta Gedmintas in the adaptation of James Bowen’s best-selling novel.

Luke Treadaway (Unbroken, Clash Of The Titans) is to star alongside Ruta Gedmintas (Prowl, Help Point) in A Street Cat Named Bob, an adaptation of the James Bowen novel of the same name.

The true story centres on how Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat.

The production is set to begin a seven-week shoot in the UK from late October.

Director is Roger Spottiswoode (Tomorrow Never Dies) and the script was written by Tim John (Dr. Jekyll And Ms. Hyde).

Producer is Adam Rolston for his new venture Shooting Script Films in what will be the company’s debut release.

Tim Smith and Paul Brett of Prescience (The King’s Speech, Song For Marion, The Guard) are executive producers and financiers on the project.

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Jennifer Lopez's Jumpsuit Gown: Gotta Have It or Make It Stop?

Jennifer Lopez's Jumpsuit Gown: Gotta Have It or Make It Stop?
We're all about the hybrid when it comes to cars (#TeamPrius), sunglasses (classic Dwayne Wayne flip frames!), and even careers (actress/pop star/business woman/mother), but clothes...not so much. Jennifer Lopez may be all about the double duty in everything from her crossover career to her boy and girl twins, but she should keep the gowns and pantsuits in their own respective categories. This Versace creation makes the "Big Booty" singer look like Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde! Leave it to Donatella Versace to try a wild style on the Bronx beauty. While we respect the attempt at a little something different, the all-white one-legged number is one part '90s and two parts Liberace, with a little straight...
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Sean Young Photo: Governors Awards 2011

Sean Young Actress Sean Young attends the 2011 Governors Awards in the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Hollywood, on Saturday, November 12. [Photo: Matt Petit / ©A.M.P.A.S.] James Earl Jones was a long-distance Honorary Oscar honoree, as he's co-starring with Vanessa Redgrave in Driving Miss Daisy on the London stage; veteran makeup artist Dick Smith (Ghost Story, The Fan, The Hunger), however, was present at the ceremony to receive his Honorary Oscar. TV talk show personality Oprah Winfrey, a 1985 Best Supporting Actress nominee for Steven Spielberg's The Color Purple, was the recipient of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. Among Young's credits are James Ivory's Jane Austen in Manhattan, Ridley Scott's Blade Runner, David Lynch's Dune, Oliver Stone's Wall Street, Roger Donaldson's Now Way Out, and Joel Schumacher's Cousins. Also, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Boost, Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde, Motel Blue, and Poor White Trash. Her leading men included Harrison Ford,
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James McTeigue to Direct ‘Message From The King’

FilmNation Entertainment has signed director James McTeigue to helm “Message from the King.” The film is centered on Jacob King, an enigmatic outsider who comes to Los Angeles to investigate the sudden and mysterious disappearance of his sister. It will be McTeigue’s second film with FilmNation Entertainment, in which he recently wrapped “The Raven” starring John Cusack as Edgar Allan Poe. “After working with James on ‘The Raven’ and then seeing a cut of the film, it was very clear to us that we needed to make his next movie,” said FilmNation’s head of production Aaron Ryder in a press release. “We are thrilled to be working with him again.” McTeigue was known for directing films such as 2009’s “Ninja Assassin” and 2006’s “V for Vendetta.” The script is written by Oliver Butcher (“Unknown,” “Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde”) and Stephen Cornwell (“Unknown,” “Killing Streets”). The film will begin production late fall.
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Vin Diesel will produce and star in a untitled action-thriller from the writers of Unknown

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Vin Diesel is ready to make a movie that's not The Chronicles Of Riddick or The Fast And The Furious! Word coming in from Variety is that Diesel will both produce and star in a new untitled action-thriller, penned by Unknown scribes Oliver Butcher (Dr. Jekyll And Ms. Hyde) and Stephen Cornwell (Killing Streets). Unfortunately, we're not being given anything else to go on as the film's story is being kept under wraps at the moment. Diesel and his One Race Productions partner Samantha...
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