A Gift From Bob to film early November
A Gift From Bob will be directed by Charles Martin Smith from a screenplay by Garry Jenkins; the producers are Adam Rolston, Tracy Jarvis and Stephen Jarvis.
Andrew Boswell, Nat McCormick and Brian O’Shea are among the executive producers.
A Street Cat Named Bob, which starred Luke Treadway, was based on a book of the same name and The World According to Bob by James Bowen.
It went on to win Best British Film at the UK National Film Awards in March 2017 and grossed around $18m worldwide.
Production Intelligence subscribers can log in for more details on A Gift From Bob including the studio, shoot dates and key HoDs on board.
Image: Sony Pictures Releasing.
Also on The Knowledge
The next two films in the Mission: Impossible franchise are set to film in the UK.
The David Lyle Foundation has confirmed 15 November 2019 as the deadline for applications for its inaugural annual scholarship.
A contemporary take on the Charles Dickens classic Oliver Twist has just begun principal photography starring Michael Caine as Fagin and with Raff Law in the title role.
A new initiative to boost the screen sector in the West Midlands has launched with Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight among the supporters.
Independent film and TV producer Alex Boden has been appointed chair of the Production Guild of Great Britain.
Filming begins today (7 October) in Manchester on Russell T Davies’ latest drama, Boys.