The Chain: Jamie Bell, Margaret Qualley to Star in Adaptation

The Chain: Jamie Bell, Margaret Qualley to Star in Adaptation

The Chain: Jamie Bell, Margaret Qualley to star in adaptation

Jamie Bell (Billy Elliott, Donnybrook, Skin) and Margaret Qualley (The Leftovers, Fosse/Verdon, IO) will be starring in director Tim Sutton’s (Dark Night, Pavilion, Memphis) upcoming thriller The Chain, Deadline has confirmed. Denise Gough (Colette) and Sebastian Stan (Avengers: Infinity War) are also in talks to join the feature adaptation.

Based on the award-winning short story by Tobias Wolff and adapted by Sutton, The Chain follows the story of a man’s daughter who is viciously attacked by a dog, setting off a chain of events that ends in unspeakable tragedy. Bell, Qualley, and Sutton previously worked together on the drama Donnybrook, releasing on February 15.

RELATED: Netflix’s IO Trailer Starring Anthony Mackie & Margaret Qualley

Rumble Films’ David Lancaster (Whiplash, Nightcrawler, Eye in the Sky) and Stephanie Wilcox (Small Crimes, Donnybrook) will produce. Voltage Pictures has boarded international sales on the project. Production on The Chain is scheduled to begin in April.

“The incomparable Tobias Wolff is one of my favorite authors and we’re even bigger fans of Jamie Bell since working with him on the powerful feature Skin,” said Jonathan Deckter, president and COO of Voltage. “We’re thrilled to partner with our friends at Rumble Films to bring Tim Sutton’s adaptation to audiences around the world. It ticks all the boxes for a strong, international commercial contender so we could not be happier to be representing The Chain.”

Bell recently starred in Skin, Sutton’s Donnybrook, AMC’s TURN: Washington’s Spies, Fantastic Four, and Snowpiercer. His upcoming projects include Rocketman and The Adventures of Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun.

RELATED: IFC Films Acquires Rights to Jamie Bell Drama Donnybrook

Qualley is best known for starring on HBO’s series The Leftovers. Her credits also include The Nice Guys, Netflix’s IO, and Donnybrook. She will next be seen in FX’s limited series Fosse/Verdon starring opposite Sam Rockwell and Michelle Williams, and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

(Photo Credit: Getty Images)

The post The Chain: Jamie Bell, Margaret Qualley to Star in Adaptation appeared first on ComingSoon.net.

0 comments:

Video Games Movies / Film Music Nerd News Nerd Star Trek Trailers DC Comics Sci-Fi Television / TV Comic Books Movie News DC Cinematic Universe Movie Trailers News Comedy / Humor TV News Nintendo Wii Batman Technology Batman v Superman Superman Celebrities Music Videos Comic Strips Syko.org TV Promos Wonder Woman Animation Marvel Comics Social Media Sports Arizona / AZ Stargate Superbowl Football Linkin Park Man of Steel Science Suicide Squad Xbox 360 DC Films Editorials Government Nintendo DS Box Office Comic Book News DC Television Universe Green Lantern Harley Quinn Microsoft Rock News Suns Twitter Videos Basketball Blogosphere Business DC Extended Universe Daily Deals Food / Beverage Marijuana Marvel Cinematic Universe PlayStation 3 Spider-man Staff News Super Bowl 50 The Joker Video of the Day Warner Bros. Web Development Wonder Woman Angry Birds Apple Aquaman Archie Comics Auctions Batgirl Birds of Prey Bizzaro Bizzaro Girl Bluetooth Books Bryan Fuller C4MULA CBS California California / CA Cartoons Chester Bennington Crime Customization DC Entertainment DC TV Dead by Sunrise Deaths Deep Space Nine Ebay Email Facebook Fanmade Features Federation Financial Florida / FL Fringe Gmail Google+ Greg Berlanti Hawkman Health Japan Julien-K Literature Luxury Martian Manhunter Mobile / Wireless Multiplayer Multitouch Music News NSFW Nevada / NV Nintendo 3DS No Warning Operating Systems Orgy PSN Papa Roach Pete's Dragon Press Releases Rap Music Reviews Rockstar Seth Macfarlane Software Software Update Sony Star Trek Beyond Streaming Media Supergirl Syko Sam SykoDeals SykoPoetry Tech News The Avengers The CW The Flash The Flintstones Themes Transportation Trekkers Trekkies Trekspertise United Family Music Voyager Walmart Warehouse 13 Website Tools Windows Windows 10 Windows Media Xbox Live iMac