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Browsing: Number 9 Films
Number 9 Films is teaming up with StudioCanal-owned RED to produce a TV adaptation of Henry James’ Portrait Of A Lady. The project marks Stephen Wooley and Elizabeth Karlsen’s Number 9’s first in television.
Saoirse Ronan has been tapped to take the lead role of the young-and-in-love violinist Florence in On Chesil Beach, based on the novel by Ian McEwan.
Logline: Based on the novel about a mystery that links two 14-year old best friends to their parents and teachers in ways nobody could have imagined. With a cast of characters that ranges from hip-hop-loving fourteen-year-old Eoin “MC Sexecutionerâ€ Flynn to basketballplaying midget Philip Kilfether, packed with questions and answers on everything from Ritalin, to M-theory, to bungee jumping, to the hidden meaning of the poetry of Robert Frost, Skippy Dies is a heartfelt, hilarious portrait of the pain, joy, and occasional beauty of adolescence, and a tragic depiction of a world always happy to sacrifice its weakest members.
Logline: Story centers on two young 20-something virgins, who wed only to discover that their mutual lack of knowledge on the topic of sex, and their apprehensive attempts to consummate only leaves them feeling awkward & unsure towards their blossoming relationship.
Logline: Story takes place in the late 1800s, and centers on Dan Leno – a variety hall entertainer, and the “Limehouse Golem” a famed serial killer along the lines of Jack the Ripper, and how their works of entertainment, and murder closely resemble one another in their quests for revenge, and pride.