STUDIOCANAL, BLUEPRINT PICTURES AND BBC FILMS ANNOUNCE THE NEXT JAMES MARSH PROJECT, STARRING COLIN FIRTH
STUDIOCANAL, Blueprint Pictures and BBC Films today announce the highly anticipated project based on the true story of amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst, and his attempt to win the first round the World Yacht Race in 1968. James Marsh will direct the film, Colin Firth will star as Donald Crowhurst.
Produced by Pete Czernin, Graham Broadbent and Scott Z. Burns, alongside Nicolas Mauvernay and Jacques Perrin of Galatee, the project has been developed with Christine Langan from BBC Films and STUDIOCANAL. Scott Z. Burns has written the screenplay.
STUDIOCANAL is financing with BBC Films and will distribute the film in its territories and will handle international sales, starting in Berlin. The film will start Principal Photography Spring 2015.
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