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Netflix Buys Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley Drama ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’ (Exclusive)

Netflix Buys Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley Drama ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’ (Exclusive)
Netflix has acquired nearly all worldwide rights to “The Last Letter From Your Lover,” a romantic drama starring Felicity Jones and Shailene Woodley. Financial terms of the deal are not known, but the pact includes domestic rights.

StudioCanal, which put together the picture, will release the film in the U.K., France, Germany, Australia, and New Zealand. StudioCanal’s output partner Svensk will distribute the film in Scandinavia. The company will be selling the film in China, where Netflix does not operate.

Based on the best-selling novel by Jojo Moyes, “The Last Letter From Your Lover” is a dual-narrative love story that follows Ellie (Jones), a young journalist in contemporary London who uncovers a series of love letters recounting a star-crossed affair in the 1960s. That romance between Jennifer Stirling (Woodley) and Anthony O’Hare (Callum Turner) is so intense that Ellie becomes obsessed with finding the couple and discovering how their story ended.
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Felicity Jones and Shailene Woodley Will Star In and Produce The Last Letter From Your Lover

Felicity Jones and Shailene Woodley are set to star in and produce a new film called The Last Letter From Your Lover. The movie based on a novel by Jojo Moyes, and it’s a dual-narrative love story set between London and the Riviera.

The story follows Ellie (Jones), “a young female journalist in contemporary London who uncovers a series of love letters in the archives which tell the story of an intensely romantic but star-crossed affair in the 1960s between Jennifer Stirling (Woodley) and Anthony O’Hare (Callum Turner). As Ellie is drawn into the story, she becomes obsessed with discovering the lovers’ identities and finding out how their love story ends.”

The film is set to start shooting next Monday, and the cast also includes Nabhaan Rizwan, Joe Alwyn, and Ncuti Gatwa. Jones and Woodley are both talented actresses, and this seems like the kind of film that
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Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley to Star in ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’

Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley to Star in ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’
Felicity Jones and Shailene Woodley have signed on to star in and exec produce “The Last Letter From Your Lover,” Augustine Frizzell’s love story set between London and the Riviera.

Callum Turner, Nabhaan Rizwan, Joe Alwyn, and Ncuti Gatwa will co-star. Shooting begins in Mallorca, Spain, on Oct. 14, before the production moves to the U.K.

Blueprint Pictures, the Film Farm, and Studiocanal are producing. The movie is based on the bestselling novel by Jojo Moyes, which has sold 3 million copies worldwide and been translated into over 30 languages.

The story follows Ellie (Jones), a young journalist in contemporary London who uncovers a series of love letters that tell the story of an intensely romantic but star-crossed affair in the 1960s between Jennifer Stirling (Woodley) and Anthony O’Hare (Turner). As Ellie is drawn into the story, she becomes obsessed with discovering the lovers’ identities and finding out how their love story ends.
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Felicity Jones & Shailene Woodley To Star In & Exec Produce ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’; Studiocanal & Blueprint Aboard

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Felicity Jones & Shailene Woodley To Star In & Exec Produce ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’; Studiocanal & Blueprint Aboard
Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley, Callum Turner, Nabhaan Rizwan, Joe Alwyn and Ncuti Gatwa have been set to star in feature The Last Letter From Your Lover.

Blueprint Pictures, The Film Farm and Studiocanal are behind the movie, which begins shoot next Monday in Mallorca before moving to the UK. Augustine Frizzell (Euphoria) is directing.

The film is a dual-narrative love story set between London and the Riviera, based on the best-selling novel by Jojo Moyes. Moyes’ novel has sold more than three million copies worldwide and has been translated into 33 languages.

The story follows Ellie (Jones), a young female journalist in contemporary London who uncovers a series of love letters in the archives which tell the story of an intensely romantic but star-crossed affair in the 1960s between Jennifer Stirling (Woodley) and Anthony O’Hare (Turner). As Ellie is drawn into the story, she becomes obsessed with discovering the lovers
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Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley, Joe Alwyn, Nabhaan Rizwan, Ncuti Gatwa set for Blueprint, Studiocanal’s ‘Last Letter From Your Lover’

Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley, Joe Alwyn, Nabhaan Rizwan, Ncuti Gatwa set for Blueprint, Studiocanal’s ‘Last Letter From Your Lover’
‘Euphoria’ director Augustine Frizzell to direct.

Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley, Callum Turner, Joe Alwyn, Nabhaan Rizwan, and Sex Education’s Ncuti Gatwa are heading the cast of romantic drama The Last Letter From Your Lover, an adaptation of Jojo Moyes’ novel to be directed by Augustine Frizzell for the UK’s Blueprint Pictures and Canada’s The Film Farm.

Studiocanal is backing the film, which starts production in Mallorca on Monday, October 14, before moving to the UK.

The Last Letter From Your Lover is an adaptation of the best-selling novel by Jojo Moyes about two couples in different timeframes, 1960 and
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'Euphoria' Director Augustine Frizzell Tackling Jojo Moyes Love Story (Exclusive)

'Euphoria' Director Augustine Frizzell Tackling Jojo Moyes Love Story (Exclusive)
Augustine Frizzell — the director behind the pilot of HBO's hit show Euphoria — has come aboard to direct the feature film adaptation of Jojo Moyes' The Last Letter From Your Lover.

Moyes' story is a dual narrative that takes place in two different timelines. In 1960, Jennifer Stirling wakes in the hospital and remembers nothing, but finds an impassioned letter, signed simply "B," from a man for whom she seemed willing to risk everything. In 2003, journalist Ellie Haworth stumbles upon the letter and becomes obsessed with learning the unknown lovers’ fate.

A casting search is currently underway ...
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