Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Caine join fantasy drama 'Come Away'

31 August 2018, 12:59 PM
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Caine join fantasy drama 'Come Away' (Photo:Twitter/@celebritykimdot)
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Caine join fantasy drama 'Come Away' (Photo:Twitter/@celebritykimdot)

Actors Michael Caine and Gugu Mbatha-Raw have come aboard the cast of fantasy drama Come Away. 

The two actors will be joined by Angelina Jolie, David Oyelowo and David Gyasi in the project that will mark the live-action debut of Brenda Chapman, the Oscar-winning director and co-writer of the Pixar film Brave, reported Deadline.

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Marissa Kate Goodhill is writing the script.

Jolie and Oyelowo will play the parents of the brother and sister who became the protagonists of Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan. When their older brother dies in a tragic accident, they seek to save their parents from despairing over the losses and are then forced to choose between home and imagination.

Oyelowo, Leesa Kahn, James Spring and Andrea Keir are producing and Michelle Manning will be executive producer.

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Makers are planning to shoot initially in the UK, with Jolie joining the team in Los Angeles later.

First Published: Friday, August 31, 2018 11:07 AM
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