Lionsgate and Fifth Season come together for the first time in what should be the hottest Cannes package, bringing together big-name talent and a fast-rising all-star cast for the upcoming suspenseful thriller Anniversary.
Diane Lane ( Man of Steel , Feud: Capote’s Woman ), Kyle Chandler ( The Wolf of Wall Street ), Madeleine Brewer ( Girl’s Story), Zoey Deutch (Not Normal, juror #2), Phoebe Dynevor ( Bridgerton , Fair Play ) Mckenna Grace (Ghostbusters: Afterlife) and Daryl McCormack ( Leo Grande Good Luck , Bad Sisters) will star in this film, which Lionsgate will release in the film market.
Polish director Jan Komasa is nominated for an Oscar for his drama Corpus Christi , and directed The Hater, directed by Lori Rosene-Gambino, based on an original story by Komasa and Rosene-Gambino. The film will consist of Nick Wexler’s ( Magic Mike trilogy, Magic Mike trilogy Qu, All Old Knives, Under the Skin ), Steve Schwartz ( All Old Knives , Lu, Counselor), Paula Mae Schwartz ( All the Old Knives, The Road, The Counselor) and Kate Churchill (Spotlight). Rosene-Gambino Executive Producer.
Anniversary billed as a “provocative” thriller about a very close family A new movement for “change” swept the country, and it was torn apart.
Indeed,” said Season 5 (formerly Endeavor Content) co-CEOs Graham Taylor and Chris Rice Said. “Jan was the perfect filmmaker to bring this exciting story to life and we are thrilled to be on this journey with Lionsgate, this talented filmmaking team and this amazing cast. “
Anniversary is the first collaboration between Lionsgate and Fifth Season, but the companies say they are eyeing for an even closer partnership in a future series of games.
“With the excellent cast we’ve assembled and Jan’s deft direction, Anniversary will be riveting, riveting, and intense,” Wexler said. “We couldn’t be happier with the way this movie turned out and can’t wait to shoot it.
Lionsgate President of Worldwide Distribution Ron Schwartz added: “Anniversary is a hard hit and sense of urgency for a family doomsday. It’s full of drama and suspense and is very popular and relevant today. We’re so excited to be working on our first project with Graham, Chris and their team on Season 5, along with these incredible filmmakers and star cast.
Lionsgate’s Lauren Bixby will co-oversee the film with season five. Christopher Davis negotiated the deal on behalf of Lionsgate.