We’ve been following the progress of the upcoming film Rupture pretty closely around here, and today we have the full casting announcement for you curious cats. Dig it!
From the Press Release:
AMBI Pictures principals Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi today announced that Peter Stormare (pictured; Fargo, The Big Lebowski), Kerry Bishé (Argo, “Sex and the City”), Lesley Manville (Maleficent, Mr. Turner, Another Year), and Ari Millen (“Orphan Black” ) have been cast in the sci-fi adventure thriller Rupture, starring Noomi Rapace (Prometheus, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows) and Michael Chiklis (Fantastic Four, “The Shield”).
Rupture is a science-fiction thriller about a single mother (Rapace) abducted by a terrifying and mysterious organization who reveal to her that humanity faces an unsettling threat from within.
Production begins today in Toronto, Canada.
Iervolino and Bacardi (The Humbling, In Dubious Battle, All Roads Lead to Rome), who own and run the movie development, finance, production, and distribution group AMBI, are teaming with American Sniper producer Andrew Lazar and his Tango Pictures Production banner to produce the film. Tango is a partnership among Christina Weiss Lurie, Steven Shainberg, and Lazar. Christina Weiss Lurie (Inside Job, Adam, Broken English) will serve as producer as well.
Steven Shainberg (Secretary) is directing the film, which is based on a story by him and Brian Nelson (Hard Candy, 30 Days of Night, Devil). Nelson wrote the screenplay.
AMBI Distribution, the worldwide sales arm of AMBI Group, is handling worldwide sales.