EXCLUSIVE: Peter Sarsgaard (The Batman), Billy Magnussen (No Time To Die), Sarah Gadon (Alias Grace) and Skye P. Marshall (This Is Us) are starring in darkly comedic thriller Coup!, which has virtually wrapped within the US.
Movie Constellation is co-financing and representing worldwide rights and commenced discussing the mission with patrons on the latest AFM.
Leisure 360, Phiphen Photos, and Hemlock Circle Productions are behind the movie by author/director group Austin Stark (The God Committee) and Joseph Schuman. Supporting solid additionally contains Faran Tahir (Iron Man) Kristine Neilsen (The Gilded Age) and Fisher Stevens (Succession). Principal images is ready to wrap subsequent week.
Set on a seaside property in the course of the Spanish Flu in 1918, the movie facilities on a rebellious servant (Sarsgaard) who spearheads an rebellion towards his rich employer (Magnussen).
Pic is produced by Brian Levy (Leisure 360), Warner Davis and Todd Friedman (Hemlock Circle Productions), Molly Conners, Amanda Bowers, Jane Sinisi (Phiphen), and Harris Gurny. Government producers embrace Magnussen, Peter Sarsgaard, and Fabien Westerhoff.
Coup! marks the primary collaboration between filmmaker group Austin Stark and Joseph Schuman. It’s Schuman’s directorial debut and Stark’s third function as a author/director. Stark’s final movie, The God Committee, debuted on the 2021 Tribeca Movie Competition and was launched by Vertical Leisure. His first function, The Runner (2015), starred Nicolas Cage and Sarah Paulson. Stark’s credit as a producer embrace Sony Photos Classics’ Infinitely Polar Bear, Tony Kaye’s Detachment, and Sundance Viewers Award-winner Happythankyoumoreplease.
Sarsgaard was most not too long ago seen in Hulu restricted collection Dopesick, reverse Michael Keaton, for which he was nominated for an Emmy for Greatest Supporting Actor in a restricted collection in 2022. Moreover, he starred in Maggie Gyllenhaal’s directorial debut function The Misplaced Daughter, alongside Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson, and Jessie Buckley. He additionally starred in Matt Reeves’ The Batman alongside Robert Pattinson.
Magnussen will subsequent star reverse Jake Gyllenhaal within the remake Street Home for Amazon/MGM. He not too long ago wrapped capturing the function Spy Children for Netflix and the action-thriller function Carry reverse Kevin Hart and Gugu Mbatha-Uncooked for Netflix. He was final seen in James Bond movie No Time To Die and in David Chase’s Sopranos prequel The Many Saints of Newark.
Subsequent up for Gadon is the STX movie Ferrari for director Michael Mann and he or she not too long ago starred in indie movie, North Of Regular.
Sarsgaard is represented by Nameless Content material, WME, and Peikoff Mahan. Magnussen is repped by Nameless Content material, UTA, and Sloane, Provide, and Weber & Dern. Gadon is represented by CAA, Leisure 360, Inventive Drive Artists and lawyer Jeff Bernstein. Stark and Schuman are represented by Leisure 360 and Chris Tricarico (Tricarico Chavez LLP). Marshall is repped by Affirmative Leisure and Meyer & Downs.