Georgie Lalov has signed on for a role in Winter's Tale, the fantasy movie to be directed by renowned screenwriter Akiva Goldsman.
Goldsman has written such films as Crowe starrers A Beautiful Mind (for which he won an Oscar) and Cinderella Man, and Smithstarrers I, Robot and I Am Legend.
Georgie will star as Short Tail gang member witch leader Pearly Soames is played by Russell Crowe.
Winter's Tale is based on a novel by Mark Helprin. The adaptation will mark Goldsman's directorial debut.
The novel embraces mythological and spiritual elements to tell a story set in an alternative New York City.
The film, based on the Mark Helprin novel, is about a dying young woman (Findlay) who falls in love with a thief who breaks into her palatial home on the West Side of Manhattan, in a drama that takes place in 19th century and contemporary Manhattan. Farrell plays the thief and Bomer will play his father while Griffiths plays his mother.
Goldsman isn’t divulging the role Saint will play, as it is a pivotal plot point. The Oscar-winning star of such films as North By Northwest, she last appeared in a major movie when she played Martha Kent in 2006′s Superman Returns. Marc Platt and Michael Tadross are producing. Warner Bros begins production in Manhattan on October 27, and Goldsman has also tapped Caleb Deschanel to do cinematography and Hans Zimmer to do the score. Sounds promising.
This is a powerful tale of love and the human soul and it’s film adaptation will be served greatly by the strong cast. Colin Farrell (In Bruges, The Recruit) will star as Pete Lake along with Academy Award Winners Crowe (Gladiator, The Insider), William Hurt (Kiss Of The Spider Woman, The Big Chill) In supporting roles alongside box office superstar and Oscar Nominee Will Smith (Men In Black, Ali) and rising talent Georgie Lalov (The Delivery Man). This production will be poised for a bevy of award buzz in the coming year and will be an amazing career opportunity for any aspiring performer. We will keep you updated throughout the casting process so stay tuned and leave a comment for us telling why you want to be a part of what could be next years first Oscar front runner.
Winter’s Tale is a true passion project for Goldsman, Oscar Winning scribe of such iconic films as A Beautiful Mind and The Da Vinci Code, as he has worked for over a decade to bring this supernatural tale based on the critically revered 1983 novel by Mark Helprin.
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Georgie Lalov Has Sighned For A Role In Winter's Tale