Patrick Schwarzenegger, Rupert Everett, Tomasz Kot, Kylie Bunbury & Garance Marillier join Agata Alexander’s Sci-Fi Thriller WARNING
PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY UNDERWAY ON THE ANOVA PICTURES FEATURE IN WARSAW, POLAND
Anova Pictures has added to its impressive cast for Agata Alexander’s Warning by inking deals with Patrick Schwarzenegger (Daniel Isn’t Real, Midnight Sun, The Long Road Home), Rupert Everett (The Happy Prince, My Best Friend’s Wedding), Tomasz Kot (Cold War), Kylie Bunbury (Game Night, Pitch, When They See Us) and Garance Marallier (Raw, Ad Vitam, Pompei). Principal photography began on Wednesday 13 March with filming and post production taking place in Poland.
They join previously announced cast members Alex Pettyfer (Magic Mike, I Am Number Four), Alice Eve (Untitled Roger Ailes Project, Star Trek: Into Darkness), Annabelle Wallis (Boss Level, Tag), Benedict Samuel (The Walk, “The Walking Dead”), Charlotte Le Bon (The Hundred-Foot Journey, The Walk) and Thomas Jane (The Predator, The Expanse, The Mist, The Punisher.)
Agata Alexander will make her directorial debut with the sci-fi thriller, based on an original screenplay by Agata Alexander, Rob Michaelson and Jason Kaye. Produced by Cybill Lui (After The Dark, Pay The Ghost, upcoming The Silencing and The Mirage Man) of Anova Pictures. Staszek Dziedzic from Film Produkcja (Mr. Jones, Chemo) is producing in association with Klaudia Śmieja-Rostworowska (High Life, The Innocents) of NEM Corp. Derrick Eppich is executive producing.
Warning explores the meaning of life when vastly disparate lives collide in interweaving stories set in the near-future earth.
Producer Cybill Lui said “I’m beyond excited that we pulled together this incredible ensemble cast for this film. The wealth of talent on show in this film is a testament to the high-concept, thought-provoking material, led by an interesting female filmmaker. We are thrilled to be shooting in Poland with its rich filmmaking history and the wonderful crew. I can’t wait for everyone to see this film.”
The Exchange has the international sales rights. ICM Partners is handling North America.
Schwarzenegger and Kot are repped by United Talent Agency. Everett is repped by Artmedia, CAA and Independent Talent Group. Schwarzenegger also repped by Management 360. Bunbury is repped by ICM Partners and Marillier is repped by Agence Adequat and ICM Partners.
About Anova Pictures
Anova Pictures, an independent production company, acquires, develops and produces elevated genre and quality commercial fare on feature film projects, supporting established and emerging visionary filmmakers. Founded by Cybill Lui, Cybill’s past projects include sci-fi thriller AFTER THE DARK (aka THE PHILOSOPHERS), which received a Best Motion Picture nomination at the Sitges International Film Festival and PAY THE GHOST starring Nicholas Cage. Upcoming projects include thriller THE SILENCING, sci-fi thriller WARNING, actioner THE BENDS, along with a number of indie and studio projects in development.
About The Exchange
Collaborative and transparent, The Exchange is a leading international sales, finance and production company committed to creating strong relationships between filmmakers, film financiers and distributors through the exchange of product, information and commerce. Created by veteran sales executive Brian O'Shea, the company specializes in high quality, commercial films that appeal to North American audiences and the ever-evolving global film market.