Congratulations to GCMer Luciane Buchanan who has been announced as a lead in the Netflix and ABC live-action series The Legend of Monkey. Based on the 16th century Chinese fable Journey to the West, the series is currently shooting in Auckland and is set for international release on Netflix in 2018. We can’t wait – the first publicity image (Luciane 2nd from right) is spectacular!
Read the full Deadline announcement here.
The trailer is out for American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story! We are super excited to see our small army of GCMers Matt Whelan, Eryn Wilson, Laura Thompson, Daniel Watterson, Francis Mountjoy, Jason Hood, Rowan Bettjeman, Phil Peleton, Elliot Wrightson, Kevin Keys and Scott Wills in action.
The series premieres on April 7th on Amazon Prime.
We are proud to announce that Thomasin McKenzie, who most recently appeared on NZ screens as Pixie Hannah on Shortland St, has landed a leading role in a major feature film in the US.
The film, entitled My Abandonment, is directed by Debra Granik who also directed Winters Bone; the very film that landed superstar Jennifer Lawrence her first Oscar nomination and launched her career.
We are very excited for Thomasin in this huge leap forward in her career.
Read the full deadline article here.
We are thrilled to announce GCM’s Gary Young will play Mr Willoughby, a series regular, in the third season of Starz’ hit show Outlander. Gary landed the role after he shot a self-tape with us.
“A Chinese man with a deep knowledge of Eastern medicine, Mr. Willoughby is a talented poet in exile, with an even deeper love of women.” There’s been a lot of hype around the role and we can’t wait to watch him be wonderful! Read the official Deadline announcement here.
Watch the hilarious trailer for The Downlow Concept’s feature film Gary of the Pacific. Set for release March 16, starring Dave Fane and Matt Whelan – we can’t wait!
Read the full article in the NZ Herald here.
We are very excited to announce that Matt Whelan will join series 3 of the hugely popular Netflix series Narcos, as DEA agent Daniel Van Ness. Read the full announcement in the Hollywood Reporter here. Matt landed the role after he shot a self-tape with us.