Rupert, Rupert & Rupert (2018)

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A bittersweet comedy-drama about a struggling actor with multiple personality disorder whose three identities battle for control when he wins the lead role in a West End play and falls for the pretty makeup artist.


Tom Sands


Mick Sands





Cast overview, first billed only:
Sandy Batchelor ... Rupert Lindsay
Daisy Keeping ... Stevie
Adam Astill ... Angus McFadden
Ben Porter Ben Porter ... Geoffrey Morton
Pandora Clifford ... Tamsin Hollonby
Tom Knight ... Oliver Stockholm
Clifford Barry Clifford Barry ... Rupert's Dad
Jan Goodman Jan Goodman ... Trudy
Melanie Gayle ... Dolores
Hudson Lister Hudson Lister ... Frank (Stevie's Dad)
Janette Edisford Janette Edisford ... Sheila (Stevie's Mum)
Holly Woodhouse ... Jackie
Ed Jones ... Young Director
Ewen MacIntosh ... Second Casting Director
Graham Vanas Graham Vanas ... First Casting Director


Rupert Lindsay is a 32-year-old actor who is desperate to succeed, but whose efforts are undermined by what he imagines to be an anger problem. The sedatives he takes prevent his uncontrolled outbursts, but they also dull his performances. That's why he's had no medication for 36 hours when an arrogant young director provokes him at an audition. A wildly angry personality breaks out of Rupert and wreaks havoc. When his agent hears about his outburst and fires him, Rupert realises he has to do something about his self-destructive behaviour. He consults a psychotherapist called Angus, who tries to delve into Rupert's heavily defended psyche. Angus sees three different personalities in his new client and knows it's going to take time to help Rupert find a better way of dealing with them. Then Rupert gets a break. He auditions for the lead role in 'The Fatal Blasphemy of Jeremiah Ulysses's Boundless Rage', a previously unknown play by Christopher Marlowe that tells the story of a Puritan ... Written by Substantial Films

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Comedy | Drama







Release Date:

1 December 2018 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Three Acts See more »

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