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Jacob Tremblay joins The Death and Life of John F Donovan

Jacob Tremblay has joined the cast of Xavier Dolan’s drama “The Death and Life of John F. Donovan” with shooting underway in Montreal. Tremblay will star alongside Kit Harington, Jessica Chastain, Natalie Portman, Susan Sarandon and Kathy Bates.
Principal photography will continue in Prague, the U.K. and New York. “John F. Donovan” stars Harington an American TV star in his late twenties and his correspondence with a young actor-to-be, played by Tremblay, who is living with his mother (Portman) in England. Their lives take dramatic turns when the existence of their pen pal relationship is publicly exposed, sending Donovan in a downfall.
Seville International is handling international sales of the film in all media around the world, with the exception of France where the producers and Seville International jointly sold the rights to Mars Films, and in the U.S., where the film is being jointly handled by CAA.

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On Set, July 30

Earlier today Kit was spotted filming a scene for The Death and Life of John F Donovan in Montreal which will be shooting there until September 3. Pictures are in the gallery to view

Categories Gallery The Death and Life of John F Donovan

On the Set of The Death and Life of John F Donovan

Earlier today Kit was spotted on the set of The Death and Life of John F Donovan in Montreal, Canada. Pictures are now in the gallery to view. Edit – location info was wrong so it has now be rectified

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New Project: The Death and Life of John F. Donovan

Quebecois wunderkind Xavier Dolan has cast Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington opposite Jessica Chastain in his Hollywood-set English language debut, The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, which writer-director Dolan is prepping for an international spring shoot. Harington will play the titular American movie star, whose correspondence with an 11-year-old actor living with his mother in England is exposed, prompting ill-founded assumptions that begin to destroy his life and career.

Source: Deadline