EXCLUSIVE: Batman Begins and Thank You for Smoking actress Katie Holmes has accomplished capturing on her second function directorial, untitled romance in Connecticut. That is the primary information we’re listening to in regards to the mission.
Produced by Yale Productions, the film stars Holmes, Jim Sturgess, Derek Luke, Melissa Leo, Zosia Mamet, Luke Kirby, and Becky Ann Baker.
Within the pic, two strangers embroiled in unhealthy relationships wind up in the identical upstate New York Airbnb. They’re pressured to confront quarantine and their disdain for each other on this surprising and unlikely love story. Holmes wrote and produced alongside Jordan Yale Levine and Jordan Beckerman of Yale Productions.
“As quickly as we learn this script, and heard Katie’s imaginative and prescient, we knew this was a mission we needed to be part of. Katie is simply as gifted a author/director as she is an actress,” mentioned Jordan Yale Levine and Jordan Beckerman.
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“I’m so grateful to have been supported in telling a narrative about this specific time in all of our lives and I’m proud to be part of this group of creatives,” mentioned Holmes.
The Dawson’s Creek alum made her function directorial debut with the household drama All We Had, through which she additionally produced and starred as a homeless mom fighting drug and alcohol dependancy. Gravitas Ventures took North American on the title following the pic’s world premiere on the 2016 Tribeca Movie Competition. Holmes lately starred in STX’s Brahms: The Boy II and the Andy Tennant directed function The Secret: Dare to Dream reverse Josh Lucas.
Shaun Sanghani of SSS Leisure additionally serves as a producer on Holmes’ new untitled romance. EPs embody Michael J. Rothstein, Scott Levenson, Lee Broda, Jason Kringstein, Gregory Ruden, Eric Broughton, Jackie and Michael Palkovicz, and Michael L. Barnett. Co-Producers embody Jesse Korman, Zola Elgart Glassman and Alessia Donato of Yale Productions. The Forest Highway Firm supplied financing for the movie.
Yale Productions is a New York primarily based manufacturing firm fashioned in 2010 by Jordan Yale Levine. Their lately launched movies embody Stowaway from Joe Penna, presently on Netflix starring Anna Kendrick and Toni Colette, Separation with Rupert Pal, Brian Cox and Madeline Brewer, in theaters, Chick Battle with Malin Ackerman, Bella Thorne and Alec Baldwin obtainable on VOD and the thriller Becky with Lulu Wilson and Kevin James. Previous movies embody the SXSW comedy, I Used to Go Right here, the Christian Slater movie, King Cobra, and Ash Christian’s Petunia.