EXCLUSIVE: Zombie-horror Plan Z, TV series also among slate.
Carnaby’s AFM slate includes new acquisitions Everything Carries Me To You, which has Jessica Brown Findlay (Downton Abbey), Matthew Rhys, Kate Walsh and Freddie Fox attached to star.
The romantic drama, currently in pre-production, follows an ambitious young dancer whose world is turned upside down when she discovers a note suggesting her lover may be cheating.
Emma Holly Jones (Dreams Play Apart) is attached to direct with Hilary Shor (The Paperboy) on board to produce.
Director Toby Tobias’ thriller Blood Orange, starring Ben Lamb and musician Iggy Pop and executive produced by former Miramax executive Colin Vaines (Gangs of New York), is currently shooting in Spain.
Meanwhile, new TV drama series Magnum Opus, currently at pilot stage, is to be directed by Timothy Gibbs and Ida Cuellar. The Spain-set series follows a CIA agent who spirals out of control.
Carnaby will also be introducing writer-drirector Stuart Brennan’s zombie horror Plan Z, currently in post-production.
Also on Carnaby’s slate are development projects Damascus Cover, the spy thriller produced by Hannah Leader which has Jonathan Rhys Meyers attached; and action drama A Love of Money, due to star Luke Treadaway and Alan Cumming, as well as completed online dating rom-com Casual Encounters starring Brooklyn Decker, Taran Killam, David Arquette and Mark Boone Jr.
Drama Tomorrow, the directorial debut of respected script supervisor Martha Pinson and executive-produced by Martin Scorsese, stars Stephen Fry, James Cosmo, Sebastian Street, Stuart Brennan, Sophie Kennedy-Clark and Joss Stone.
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