Business25 February 2021
Film from First Time Writer/Director Matthew Charman
Netflix and MRC Film have partnered on The Mothership from Matthew Charman. Halle Berry is set to headline the film.
Director: Matthew Charman (Bridge of Spies, Operation Finale)
Writer: Matthew Charman
Cast: Halle Berry (John Wick Chapter 3 –Parabellum, Kingsman: The Golden Circle)
Producers: Fred Berger (La La Land, Bad Education, Destroyer) and Brian Kavanaugh-Jones (Midnight Special, Outside the Wire) of Automatik
Executive Producers: Halle Berry and Danny Stillman
Logline: A sci-fi adventure that follows Sara Morse (Halle Berry) one year since her husband mysteriously vanished from their rural farm. When she discovers a strange, extraterrestrial object underneath their home, Sara and her kids embark on a race to find their husband, father and most importantly – the truth.
This will be Matthew Charman’s directorial feature debut.
Charman was nominated for an Academy Award for his Bridge of Spies screenplay with Joel and Ethan Cohen, a film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks.
Academy Award winning actress Halle Berry will next star in the Netflix original film Bruised for which she made her feature directorial debut. Recent projects include John Wick Chapter 3 – Parabellum and her directorial debut, Bruised.
MRC Film most recently released the global box-office hit and Oscar nominated film Knives Out from writer/director Rian Johnson and The Lovebirds starring Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae with Netflix.
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