Judy (film)

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Judy
Directed byRupert Goold
Produced byDavid Livingstone
Jim Spencer
Screenplay byTom Edge
Based onEnd of the Rainbow
by Peter Quilter
StarringRenée Zellweger
Rufus Sewell
Finn Wittrock
Jessie Buckley
Michael Gambon
CinematographyOle Bratt Birkeland
Edited byMelanie Ann Oliver
Production
company
BBC Films
Pathé
Calamity Films
Distributed byFront Row Filmed Entertainment
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

Judy is an upcoming British-American biographical musical-drama film directed by Rupert Goold. It is based on the life of American singer and actress Judy Garland, focusing on the late 1960s as she arrives in London for a run of sell-out concerts at the Talk of the Town. It is an adaptation of the Olivier and Tony nominated 2012 Broadway play End of the Rainbow by Peter Quilter. The film stars Renée Zellweger as Garland, with Rufus Sewell and Michael Gambon in supporting roles. The film was originally scheduled to be released in late 2018.[1][2]

Plot[edit]

Set in the late 1960s when Garland arrives in the British capital for a five-week run of sell-out concerts.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Principal photography for the film began on March 19, 2018, in London.[3] The film will be distributed by Pathé.[4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Renee Zellweger to Play Judy Garland in London-Set 'Judy'". October 23, 2017.
  2. ^ "Renee Zellweger to play Judy Garland on screen". October 23, 2017.
  3. ^ "First Look: Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland in 'Judy' Biopic". March 19, 2018.
  4. ^ "'Judy' First Look: Renée Zellweger Becomes Judy Garland to Perform the Legend's Final Concerts". March 19, 2018.
  5. ^ "First Look At Renée Zellweger As Judy Garland In Pathé, BBC Films Biopic". March 19, 2018.
  6. ^ http://www.playbill.com/article/renee-zellweger-judy-garland-biopic-will-be-distributed-by-ld-entertainment-and-roadside-attractions

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