10 February 2014

Elba, Worthington, join Noomi Rapace on Alive Alone

By otm

Berlin: Idris Elba, Sam Worthington Join Noomi Rapace In Thriller ‘Alive Alone’

By NANCY TARTAGLIONE, International Editor | Sunday, 9 February 2014 12:11 

UKTags: Berlin Film FestivalEFMIdris ElbaProtagonist PicturesSam WorthingtonThunder Road

idris elbasam worthingtonAlive Alone, the Thunder Roadproduced drama that Protagonist Pictures is selling, was originally announced in Cannes with Noomi Rapace and Matthias Schoenaerts starring. Schoenaerts has had to pull out for personal reasons, and now boarding are Idris Elba andSam Worthington for a March start. The New York-set drama marks the feature helming debut of Khurram Longi. He’ll direct form his own script which featured on both the Black List and BerlinFilmFestival_badgethe UK Brit List. Elba stars as an ex-detainee of Guantanamo Bay working as a taxi driver, and Rapace plays a prostitute on the run from a feared crime boss (Worthington). When their worlds collide, they unexpectedly find salvation in one another. Thunder Road’s Basil Iwanyk is producing with Rapace acting as executive producer. Michael Benaroya’s Benaroya Pictures is financing and Protagonist is selling here in Berlin. Elba is repped by WME; Longi, Rapace and Worthington by CAA.

Source: http://www.deadline.com/?s=alive+alone