The colorful lives of movie star Joan Collins and her bestselling novelist sister, Jackie, will be dramatized in a TV series. Sony-backed Fable Pictures, the British film and TV producer behind “Stan & Ollie,” will make the series, having secured the TV rights to the Collinses’ story. The series, which has the working title "Joan […]
'Stan & Ollie' star Steve Coogan says “you can do comedy about any subject.”
A new video from behind-the-scenes of upcoming Laurel & hardy biopic Stan & Ollie has revealed how Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly were transformed into the iconic comedy duo.
Co-stars Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly, who play homage to two of cinemas greats in the film, present the trailer discussing all the all the great reasons to enjoy going to the cinema. From comfy seats, to endless snack options, the duo decide it’s experiencing unforgettable moments all together that makes watching films worth paying for. The Industry Trust’s consumer education campaign continues to deliver the core message – inspiring audiences to choose the big screen experience. Like the others in the Moments Worth Paying For series, the trailer directs audiences to the industry-funded film search engine, FindAnyFilm.com, which signposts legal content sources, so they can book, buy and watch at their convenience. Entertainment One’s Stan & Ollie is coming to UK cinemas on 11 January, 2019.
The actor had to wear a fat suit and prosthetics to play Oliver Hardy in the biopic opposite Steven Coogan as Stan Laurel.