VARIETY – “CODA” star Emilia Jones will portray whistleblower Reality Winner in “Winner,” a dark-comedy biopic from director Susanna Fogel.
Winner, a former U.S. Air Force member and NSA contractor, served in prison after she leaked an intelligence report about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Her five and a half years behind bars is the longest sentence ever given to someone charged under the Espionage Act for leaking a government document.
Described as a “fresh take on the traditional whistleblower thriller,” the coming-of-age story “Winner” is based on Kerry Howley’s 2017 New York Magazine feature that portrays a brilliant and young misfit from Texas who finds her morals challenged while serving in the U.S. Air Force and working as a NSA contractor.
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Cole Sprouse And Kathryn Newton To Star In Diablo Cody-Scripted ‘Lisa Frankenstein’ For Focus Features
DEADLINE – EXCLUSIVE: Kathryn Newton and Cole Sprouse are set to star in Focus’ Lisa Frankenstein, directed by Zelda Williams from a script written by Oscar winner Diablo Cody. Principal photography is slated to begin later this summer.
Cody will write and serve as a producer alongside Mason Novick, who will produce via his MXN Entertainment banner. The film reunites Cody and Novick who previously collaborated on films including Tully, Young Adult, Jennifer’s Body and Juno. Jeff Lampert will serve as executive producer. Focus Features’ VP Production and Development Michelle Momplaisir will serve as the creative executive on the project.
Set in 1989, the film follows an unpopular high schooler who accidentally re-animates a handsome Victorian corpse during a lightning storm and starts to rebuild him into the man of her dreams using the broken tanning bed in her garage.
Best known for her breakout role in HBO’s Big Little Lies, Newton is set to make her MCU debut in Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. She was most recently seen in the Universal and Blumhouse horror comedy Freaky opposite Vince Vaughn.
Newton is represented by WME and Entertainment 360.
DEADLINE – EXCLUSIVE: Kathryn Newton has signed with Management 360 for representation.
Best known for roles in Big Little Lies and Pokemon Detective Pikachu, Newton was most recently seen in the Blumhouse thriller Freaky opposite Vince Vaughn. She can be seen next in Ant Man and the Wasp: Quantumania.
Other past credits include Blockers and Ben Is Back. She continues to be repped by WME.
Hey everyone, I have added high-quality screen captures of Kathryn on her latest film Freaky, I have also added stills, behind the scenes pictures, and posters!
Hey everyone, first of all, I’d like to apologize for the lack of updates these past few months, there’s been too much going on but I’m back and I can’t wait to get the site up to date. Starting with pictures of Kathryn on Post Malone’s music video last year, which was named Goodbyes.
I have added high-quality screen captures of Kathryn on the music video, also, behind the scenes pictures and screen captures!