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GK Films’ Photo of the Week 11.29.10

On December 10, the trap is set. Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp star in GK Films’ “The Tourist.”

GK Films’ Photo of the Week 10.29.10

10.29.10 Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck with star Angelina Jolie on the set of GK Films’ “The Tourist,” in theaters December 10, 2010. Johnny Depp also stars as an American tourist whose flirtatious encounter with a stranger (Jolie) leads to a web of intrigue, romance and danger against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice. For more photos, go to gk-films.com.

GK Films Photo of the Week 10.08.10

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp  in GK Films’ “The Tourist,” directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck. During an impromptu trip to Europe to mend a broken heart, Frank (Johnny Depp) unexpectedly finds himself in a flirtatious encounter with Elise (Angelina Jolie), an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path.  Against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice, their whirlwind romance quickly evolves as they find themselves unwittingly thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse. “The Tourist” will be released December 10, 2010.

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Cast update: Dalton and Berkoff join THE TOURIST

Timothy Dalton and Steven Berkoff have joined the cast of GK Films’ “The Tourist,” starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp, and co-starring Paul Bettany and Rufus Sewell.   Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, “The Tourist” is being produced by Academy Award®-winner Graham King and is currently shooting on location in Venice, Italy.  “The Tourist” began filming on February 23rd in Paris for one week before continuing onto Venice.    Sony Pictures will distribute the film.

Timothy Dalton has starred in such films as “The Lion In Winter,” “Wuthering Heights,” and “Jane Eyre” among others.  However audiences around the world recognize him for his memorable portrayal of agent James Bond 007 in the franchise pics “The Living Daylights,” and “Licence to Kill.”

Steven Berkoff is a veteran British actor of the stage and screen, delighting cinemagoers for many years for his portrayals of film villains.  Berkoff ‘s range of many film credits include “A Clockwork Orange,” “Barry Lyndon,” to “Octopussy,” and “Beverly Hills Cop.”

Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, “The Tourist” is produced by Academy Award-winning Graham King.

Cast update: Paul Bettany and Rufus Sewell join THE TOURIST

Paul Bettany and Rufus Sewell have joined the cast of GK Films’ romantic thriller “The Tourist,” starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp.

Paul Bettany won a BAFTA nomination for his performance in “Master & Commander: The Far Side of the World” opposite Russell Crowe in 2004.  His credits also include Sony’s recent release “Legion,” the three time Academy Award® nominated “The Young Victoria,” “Creation,” “Wimbledon” and Ron Howard’s Academy Award®-winning “A Beautiful Mind.”

An accomplished actor on the stage and screen, Rufus Sewell was recently seen in Wes Craven’s segment of “Paris Je T’aime,” Michael Apted’s “Amazing Grace” and Nancy Meyer’s “The Holiday.”  He starred in the critically acclaimed BBC production of “The Taming of The Shrew” for which he was nominated as Best Actor for a BAFTA Television Award.  His previous credits include “Downloading Nancy,” “The Legend of Zorro” and “A Knight’s Tale.”

Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, “The Tourist” is produced by Academy Award-winning Graham King.

GK Films’ THE TOURIST – Principal Photography Begins

On 23 February 2010 principal photography began on GK Films’ “The Tourist,” directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp.

“The Tourist” revolves around Frank (Depp), an American tourist visiting Italy to mend a broken heart.  Elise (Jolie) is an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path.  Against the breathtaking backdrop of Venice, Frank pursues a potential romance but soon finds himself the pursued as he and Elise are caught in a whirlwind of intrigue and danger.

“The Tourist” is a GK Films presentation in association with Spyglass and is produced by Graham King, Tim Headington, Gary Barber, Roger Birnbaum and Jonathan Glickman.

Sony Pictures will distribute the film.  Studio Canal is also a partner on the production.

The film will shoot on location in Paris and Venice.