EXCLUSIVE: We just learned that White Boy Rick actress Bel Powley, The high noteby Tracee Ellis Ross and Bedroom‘s Jacob Tremblay lead the psychological thriller cold copy, which is Roxine Helberg’s feature debut.
Principal photography has just wrapped and the photo also features Nesta Cooper (See), James Tupper (big little lies) and Ekaterina Baker (The card counter). cold copy is based on a screenplay by Helberg and tells the story of a young broadcast journalism student trying to win the approval of her influential mentor who urges her to reconsider the meaning of truth if it means success.
The film is produced by Justin Lothrop & Brent Stiefel at Votiv Films (Obvious child), Dan Bekerman at Scythia Films (The witch) and Helberg, in association with Needle’s Eye, ShivHans Pictures, 30WEST and Carte Blanche.
The EPs are Charles Stiefel, Lee Broda, Kyle Stroud, Shivani Rawat and Julie Goldstein. Funding was arranged by UTA Independent Film Group.
Helberg is replaced by UTA and Mosaic. Powley is replaced by UTA, Curtis Brown Group and Jackoway Austen Tyerman Wertheimer Mandelbaum Morris Bernstein Trattner & Klein; Ellis Ross by UTA, Artists First and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush, Kaller, Gellman, Meigs & Fox; Tremblay by UTA and Play Management; Cooper by UTA, Industry Entertainment, Laura Levitt & Associates and Johnson Shapiro Slewett & Kole.
The domestic film rights are co-represented by UTA Independent Film Group and 30WEST.