Samuel Goldwyn Films has picked up US and Latin American rights from Octane Entertainment to Gylden Entertainment’s comedy-drama Hope Springs Eternal.
The film stars Mia Rose Frampton from Bridesmaids, Pej Vahdat (Bones), Beth Lacke (Frequency), Stony Blyden (Hunter Street), Juliette Angelo (NCIS), Beau Brooks, Lauren Giraldo (FML), and the Cimorelli sisters.
Samuel Goldwyn Films has set an August 10 day-and-date release on the story of a cancer patient who established a following on YouTube and hides the truth when tests reveal she is cancer-free.
Jack C. Newell directed from a screenplay by Stephnie Mickus. Producers are Andrew Eriksen Nold, Lauren Hannum, Jeff McHugh, Levi Smock, and Alex Levine. Eric D. Nold and Christina M. Nold served as executive producers.
Samuel Goldwyn Films director of acquisitions and theatrical sales Miles Fineburg brokered the deal with Jack Campbell, president of international sales agent Octane Entertainment, on behalf of the filmmakers.