Working Title Films startedprincipal photography on Monday for Joe Wright's Atonement, the follow-up to his debut film Pride & Prejudice.
In addition to thepreviously announced Keira Knightleyand James McAvoy, the cast also includes youngnewcomer Saoirse Ronan, RomolaGarai, Brenda Blethyn,Vanessa Redgrave, Benedict Cumberbatch,Patrick Kennedy,
Shooting will take place in
Christopher Hampton wrotethe screenplay based on Ian McEwan's novel.
Tim Bevan,Eric Fellner and Paul Webster are producing withRichard Eyre, Robert Fox, Debra Hayward and Liza Chasin executive producing.
Wright will re-team with anumber of crew members from Pride &Prejudice, including production designer Sarah Greenwood, costume designerJacqueline Durran and editorPaul Tothill. Seamus McGarveywill serve as cinematographer and Ivana Primorac will handle hair and make-up.
Universal will distributeoutside of