Peter Stormare, Michael Chiklis, Kerry BishÃ©, Lesley Manville and Ari Millen have joined Noomi Rapace on the sci-fi adventure thriller that began shooting in Toronto on Tuesday. Rapace plays a single mother abducted by a mysterious organisation who reveal to her that humanity faces an threat from within. Steven Shainberg directs Rupture from a screenplay by Brian Nelson based on a story by Shainberg and Nelson. AMBI Pictures principals Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi produce alongside American Sniper producer Andrew Lazar and Christina Weiss Lurie of Tango Pictures Production, the company they formed with Shainberg. AMBI Distribution handles world sales.
Summit Entertainment and Lionsgate have announced the details for the Blu-ray release of thriller Child 44. Directed by Daniel Espinosa (Safe House), the film stars Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Noomi Rapace, Vincent Cassel, Jason Clarke and Joel Kinnaman and is set for release on August 4th in the States. Special Features will include a “Reflections of History” featurette. After a friendâ€™s son is found dead, Soviet secret-police officer Leo Demidov (Hardy) suspects his superiors are covering up the truth. When Leo dares to raise questions, he is demoted and exiled to a provincial outpost with his wife (Rapace). There, Leo soon discovers other mysterious deaths with similar circumstances and convinces his new boss (Oldman) that a deranged serial killer is on the loose-and must be stopped before he strikes again in this electrifying thriller.
Noomi has attended the 22nd Annual Cinema Against AIDS Gala by amfAR at the Cannes Film Festival, posing with Michelle Rodriguez, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lewis Hamilton and Marion Cotillard. Pictures from the event have been added to the photo gallery.
Apparantely, there is a reason for Noomi’s apparance at the Cannes Film Festival. After last week’s announcement of her starring role in “Callas”, a photocall has been held for the film at the festival, yesterday. Pictures have been added to the photo gallery. Edit: Over 200 pictures from the premiere and the photocall have been added. Many thanks to Lindsey for her wonderful contribution.
Noomi is currently attending the Cannes Film Festival. Although she is not promoting a current film at the festival, two major projects with starrng roles – Callas and Rupture – have been announced at the festival these past days. Noomi has been seen at Charles Finch’ annual Filmmakers Dinner, which was hosted by Frances McDormand, as well as today’ gala premiere of “The Sea of Trees”. Pictures from all Cannes events have been added to the photo gallery.
Appearances – 2015 – Cannes Film Festival – “The Sea of Trees” Premiere (May 16, 2015)
Appearances – 2015 – Cannes Film Festival – Charles Finch Filmmakers Dinner (May 15, 2015)
Appearances – 2015 – Cannes Film Festival – Arrivals (May 15, 2015)
Article courtesy DreadCentral: We told you back in April that Prometheus star Noomi Rapace had another genre flick cooking, and today, thanks to the Cannes film market, we have the artwork. Steven Shainberg (Secretary) is directing the film, which is based on a story by him and Brian Nelson. Nelson wrote the screenplay. Plot details remain closely guarded, but Rapace will play a single mother who, struggling to raise her son alone, is abducted by a mysterious organization. While trying to escape, she uncovers an extraordinary secret about herself.