Elsewhere, October Films is to shine a light on the curious world of the Brussels bubble, following a group of British MEPs as they ride the Brexit roller coaster.The production company, which makes Nat Geo’s Mygrations and Investigation Discovery’s long-running crime franchise Obsession, is making three-part series Inside The EU (w/t).Former Channel 4 commissioner Emma Cooper recently landed an eight-part true-crime series investigating the disappearance of British child Madeleine Mc Cann for Netflix.The doc is is being made in association with Viacom-owned Hollywood studio Paramount Television and will shine a light on the three-year-old’s disappearance in 2007 with interviews with key figures and investigators.
“Centuries ago, mankind found a way to transfer consciousness into a new body, making death a mere inconvenience,” a soothing voice intones, as images of bodies with horizontal slits carved elegantly into the napes of their neck stand against glowing white backdrops.
Rachel Melvin, John Billingsley, Bonita Friedericy and Amanda Aday co-star.
The deal for the film was negotiated by Tiffany Boyle and Katherine Imp at Ramo Law. EXCLUSIVE: The tumultuous political climate in 2018 has opened the door for fly-on-the-wall documentaries about major political institutions such as the United Nations and the European Union.
The role marks Kinnaman once again submerged in a life-after-death science fiction drama, having previously headlined the 2014 remake of Robo Cop. The Los Angeles Film Critics Association named Call Me By Your Name its Best Picture of 2017, extending the momentum for the Sony Pictures Classics title, which also took top honors at last week’s Gotham Awards.
Additional stars include Dichen Lachman of Dollhouse fame, who knows a thing or two about science fiction shows where actors can assume multiple roles, in other words. A24’s The Florida Project was runner-up for Best Picture.
S and UK broadcasters and streaming services in the New Year.