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Ricky Gervais begins 'David Brent: Life On The Road' shoot

17 November 2015 6:24 AM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Feature is based on the character made famous in BBC comedy The Office.

Principal photography has begun today on David Brent: Life On The Road, directed, written and starring Ricky Gervais

The feature sees a documentary crew catching up with David Brent 12 years on from the BBC2 ‘documentary’ The Office.  Brent is now a travelling salesman, chasing his dream of rock stardom by self-financing a UK tour with his band, Foregone Conclusion.

Shooting on location in and around London and Slough, production will shoot for five weeks and is due to wrap on Dec 18.

In addition to Gervais, the cast includes Ben Bailey Smith as Dom, most recently seen rapping in Brent’s Equality Street and writer-comedian Tom Basden as Dan, Brent’s road manager. 

The film sees the introduction of Brent’s new office colleagues including love-struck Pauline (Jo Hartley), his ‘comedic’ partner in crime Nigel (Tom Bennett), his office nemesis Jezza (Andrew Brooke) and his »

- michael.rosser@screendaily.com (Michael Rosser)

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British Urban Film Festival appoints Deacon, Ali, Fontaine

9 October 2015 4:46 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

The trio join the board of the festival, which aims to increase the heritage of British diversity.

Former Bafta rising star Adam Deacon will join the board of the British Urban Film Festival (Buff), which celebrated its tenth year in 2015.

In total, there are seven new board members and patrons, including director Mo Ali, whose feature Montana premiered at Buff in 2014, and actor/director Femi Oyeniran, who appeared alongside Deacon in Kidulthood and had his directorial debut Fresh Off The Boat screen at Buff in 2009.

Sue Caro, the former senior diversity manager of the BBC, is also a new appointee.

There are four actors joining the board: Clint Dyer (Unknown); Lateef Lovejoy (The Dark Knight); Aaron Fontaine (Hollyoaks); and Kyla Frye (The Key).

Other appointees include producers Charlie Hanson (Cemetery Junction) and Damian Jones (Belle).

Writers Donna Marie Dowe and Babi Isako (Venus vs Mars) complete the new-look board, both of whom will be script judges for the »

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Tom Hughes isn't upset about The Game cancellation: 'It worked as a standalone series'

29 September 2015 8:12 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

We were disappointed when BBC Two axed spy thriller The Game after just one series, but its lead star Tom Hughes has revealed that he wasn't upset about the decision.

The Cemetery Junction actor told Digital Spy: "The Game works as a standalone series. The story was nicely tied up, and it reached a natural conclusion.

"You can always write more stories, and had there been a second series it would have been something I'd love to have done, but as far as I was concerned I was proud of it. I don't feel like it was diminished by not coming back, quite the opposite.

"I loved the job, and I learnt a hell of a lot from it. When I read it, it was always a standalone series for me, and if it came back it would have been a different show in many ways."

Hughes will next be »

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Ricky Gervais' 'Special Correspondent', Starring Eric Bana, Lands at Netflix

6 April 2015 3:56 PM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Ricky Gervais' Special Correspondent, which he will direct and star in alongside Eric Bana, is yet another film to be housed under Netflix's movie distribution model. Having acquired Cary Fukunaga's much-buzzed Beasts of No Nation and producing new films from Adam Sandler, Pee-Wee Herman and the Duplass brothers, they continue their film plans by acquiring the new comedy, continuing their working relationship with Gervais, which began when they streamed the comedian's BBC sitcom Derek. Variety reports plans are to release Special Correspondent next year worldwide, and according to Karen Barragan, Netflix's spokewoman, the satire will not have a theatrical release, and will premiere exclusively on the site. Does this mean, after their debacles with major theater chains concerning Beast of No Nation and that Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon sequel Netflix has turned to releasing their film acquisitions exclusively on their sitec Time will only tell, it seems. "Having shaken up the TV industry, »

- Will Ashton

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Netflix to Release Ricky Gervais’ ‘Special Correspondents’ in 2016

6 April 2015 8:16 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Netflix will debut Ricky Gervais’ satire “Special Correspondents,” starring Gervais and Eric Bana, worldwide next year.

Bana portrays a struggling New York-based radio journalist who fakes front line war reports from the comfort of his hideout above a Spanish restaurant in the heart of Manhattan.

Gervais said, “Having shaken up the TV industry, Netflix is about to do the same to Hollywood. It’s great to be part of the changing future. Ted Sarandos is the new Godfather of entertainment and he made me an offer I couldn’t refuse.”

The film is a co-production between Bron Studios and Unanimous Entertainment. Gervais, Unanimous’ Chris Coen, Bron’s Aaron L. Gilbert, Manuel Munz and Larry Sanitsky will produce. Gervais will also direct from his own script.

Gervais is the creator and star of “The Office,” “Extras” and “Derek.” He has written, directed and acted in the films “Cemetery Junction” and “The Invention of Lying. »

- Dave McNary

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Ex-EastEnders and Hollyoaks stars launch TV series bid on Kickstarter

10 February 2015 9:01 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

A group of former soap stars are aiming to launch a new TV comedy show with the help of Kickstarter.

Ex-Hollyoaks actress Terri Dwyer, former Crossroads star Jane Gurnett and EastEnders actor Mark Homer will appear in the upcoming series Storyline.

Creator Neil Anthony Docking and director Maxine Evans are offering parts in the show among other prizes if people pledge certain amounts on the crowdfunding site.

The project aims to raise £10,000 to produce three episodes to be shown online, in the hope of it then getting picked up by a TV channel.

Storyline will be set behind the scenes of a long-running radio drama about a group of people in a trendy block of flats in London.

Also among the cast are Cemetery Junction actor Steve Speirs, Holby City's Tilly Blackwood, former Coronation Street actor Ray Emmet Brown, The Wright Way's Joanne Matthews and Les Miserables singer Cameron Blakely. »

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Berlin: Radiant’s ‘Dare to Be Wild’ Clinches Key Territories (Exclusive)

8 February 2015 10:09 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Mimi Steinbauer’s Radiant Films Intl. has closed key territories on romantic comedy “Dare to Be Wild,” which had its world market premiere at Berlin’s European Film Market.

Starring Emma Greenwell (“Shameless,” “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies”) and Tom Hughes (“Silk,” “About Time,” “Cemetery Junction”), “Dare to Be Wild” centers on an Irish girl from the countryside who challenges the wealthiest of British high society at a world-renowned flower show, bringing her spirited, offbeat style into the traditionally conservative competition.

Film is being sold in the vein of beloved underdog films like “Billy Elliot” and “Slumdog Millionaire.” Key distributors who have bought “Wild” include the Klockworx Co. (Japan), Pinnacle Films (Australia/New Zealand), Cinemundo (Portugal), Gulf Film (Middle East), Forum Film (Israel), Blue Reign (South Africa), Myndform (Iceland) and Captive (airlines).

Produced by Rebecca O’Flanagan and Robert Walpole, “Wild” marks the feature film debut of writer-director Vivienne de Courcy. »

- John Hopewell

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