We Got This Covered April 12, 2017 From Middle-earth to Mortal Engines, former Lord of the Rings star Hugo Weaving has inked a deal to climb aboard Peter Jackson’s long-in-development adaptation. Per Variety, this marks the pair’s first collaboration since orchestrating The Battle of the Five Armies three years ago, when Weaving played the iconic role […]
Teaser-Trailer.com December 4, 2016 Here’s a first official look at Actor James Frecheville in Black 47, the upcoming period drama movie directed by Lance Daly from a script by P.J. Dillon, Eugene O’Brien, and Pierce Ryan: Plot synopsis: “It’s 1847 and Ireland is in the grip of the Great Famine that has ravaged the country […]
Hotpress November 29, 2016 Jim Broadbent, James Frecheville, Freddie Fox, Barry Keoghan, Stephen Rea, and Sarah Greene join the cast of the new Irish historical drama starring Hugo Weaving. The upcoming Irish historical drama, Black 47, has added some more notable actors to an already all-star cast, Jim Broadbent, known for his recent performance in […]
IFTN November 29, 2016 Hugo Weaving, Jim Broadbent, Moe Dunford, Stephen Rea, and Barry Keoghan confirmed. Fastnet Films and Wildcard Distribution are delighted to announce that filming has started on BLACK 47 starring multi-award winning actor Hugo Weaving (Hacksaw Ridge, theLord of the Rings, Matrix and Transformers franchises) and Jim Broadbent, an Oscar®winner for his performance in Richard Eyre’s Iris and recently seen in Brooklyn, The Lady in […]
Irish Central Frances Mulraney November 29, 2016 Filming begins this week on new Irish film “Black ‘47,” a western-style thriller set in Connemara during the worst year of the Irish famine. Starring Australian actor Hugo Weaving, (“The Matrix,” “The Lord of the Rings” and “V for Vendetta”) and Irish star Moe Dunford (“Vikings” and “Patrick’s […]
ScreenDaily Kristen Klemens November 29, 2016 The Irish famine drama also stars Stephen Rea, Freddie Fox. Production has commenced on Irish famine drama Black 47 starring Hugo Weaving (Hacksaw Ridge) and Oscar-winner Jim Broadbent (Iris). The eight-week shoot will take place in Connemara, Kildara and Wicklow. Black 47 is directed by Lance Daly, whose previous […]
Indipendent.ie Sasha Brady November 28, 2016 A movie on the Irish Famine begins shooting today. The film, titled Black 47, is set in 1947, at the height of the Great Hunger in Ireland. It features an international cast, including The Matrix and Lord of the Rings star, Hugo Weaving, as well as Vikings actor Moe […]
Lots of new pics in the gallery from the photocall and press conference for Hacksaw Ridge at the Biennale in Venice today!