Disney+’s ‘Nautilus’ Completes Cast – Global Briefs – Deadline

Disney+’s “Nautilus” completes the cast; The cameras roll in Australia

Casting is complete and filming has started in Australia on Disney+ Nautilusthe live story of Jules Verne 20000 Leagues Under the Sea. Joining the previously announced Shazad Latif (The pursuit of love) in the lead role of Captain Nemo are Georgia Flood (Anzac Girls), who plays Humility Lucas, a privileged girl of the British Empire taken hostage aboard the Nautilus, and Thierry Frémont (Ally) as Gustave Benoit, a French engineer and architect of the submarine. The series, which started filming this week at Village Roadshow Studios in Queensland and is produced by Xavier Marchand’s Moonriver Studios and Anand Tucker’s Seven Stories, is one of the most high-profile streamers to be made outside of the US. , as it targets 60 international originals. over the next two years. Other new cast members include Pacharo Mzembe, Arlo Green, Tyrone Ngatai, Ling Cooper Tang, Andrew Shaw, Ashan Kumar, Celine Menville, and Kayden Price. The show also brought in a new production manager, Ian Hogan, after Julie Clark moved to ITV Studios.

Roberto Carlos and Juliano Belletti Behind Brazil 2002 Doc

Iconic South American footballers Roberto Carlos and Juliano Belletti are in the process of producing a film about Brazil’s 2002 World Cup winning team, which has been picked up by Sky, Univision, Front Row Middle East and NENT Group. Brazil 2002: the real story uses six hours of never-before-seen footage shot by Belletti during the tournament, combined with interviews with many members of the winning team. The UK collective media group, recently launched by former ViacomCBS International executives Claire McArdle and Rebecca Knight, produces with Entourage Sports & Entertainment and Trailer Films. Carlos and Belletti, who were part of the iconic team that won all seven games they played, serve as executive producers alongside Knight, McArdle, Mark Cowan and Paul Brighten. Luis Ara will direct and Arianna Perretta will produce. Carlos said: “Juliano’s footage is incredible and really captures the highs, lows and raw emotion – a personal best from what promised to be a very special tournament.”

ITV unveils black filmmaker strand

ITV has launched a Fresh cuts component for Black History Month, giving five black filmmakers the opportunity to create a film for the broadcaster. The program is open to people who have never been commissioned by ITV but who have relevant experience to run for this position. The films will be released in October, Black History Month in the UK, and will focus on contemporary and innovative ideas reflecting the lives of Black Britons today. Fresh cuts “will focus on showcasing future talent and fatherhood opportunities for promising filmmakers,” said Satmohan Panesar, editor of ITV Factual Entertainment.

Fremantle signs five-year deal with Cinecittà SpA

Fremantle has entered into a five-year framework agreement with Italian production center Cinecittà SpA to lease six sound stages at the long-established Roman studios. In addition to studio rental, the deal also includes long-term use of service space, costume and prop facilities, digital post-production, and 35mm and 16mm development facilities. Fremantle said that this decision confirms its decision to make the best international productions in Italy and is part of Cinecittà’s broader industrial plan. “The talented Italian and international professionals who work with Fremantle need a place to bring their ideas and projects to life,” said Andrea Scrosati, Group COO and European CEO of Fremantle.

ZEE5 Teams Up With Applause On ‘Bloody Brothers’ Web Series

South Asian specialist streamer ZEE5 Global has unveiled the latest content from its multi-show deal struck with producer Applause Entertainment last year. bloody brothers will star Jaideep Ahlawat and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, with Tina Desai, Shruti Seth, Maya Alagh, Mugdha Godse, Satish Kaushik and Jitendra Joshi also in the cast. The six-part show revolves around the lives of two brothers, Jaggi and Daljeet. While older brother Jaggi enjoys the comforts of a wealthy and seemingly perfect life, younger Daljeet struggles to survive running a vintage bookstore and cafe. Their life spirals out of control when a tragic accident occurs and mistrust begins to envelop their lives, driving a wedge between them and everyone around. The project is an Indian adaptation of the British mystery thriller Guilt and is produced in association with BBC Studios India. Shaad Ali realizes it will premiere on ZEE5 next month.

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