Lily Collins is the Fairest of Them All
Hills, CA) April 1, 2011 – Relativity Media has closed a deal with The Blind
Side breakthrough actress Lily Collins to play Snow White in its upcoming
untitled Snow White feature, based on the Brothers Grimm story, directed
by Tarsem Singh (Immortals, The Cell).
star opposite Armie Hammer (The Social Network) who will play Prince
Andrew Alcott and Oscar®-winner Julia Roberts who will play the Queen.
Pre-production has begun, and principal photography will start in May. The
theatrical release date is set for June 29, 2012.
Snow White, a retelling of one of the most beloved fables of all-time,
will eschew the traditional story in favor of a more modern tale full of comedy
and adventure. After her evil stepmother kills her father and destroys the
kingdom, Snow White bands together with a gang of seven quarrelsome dwarfs to
reclaim what is rightly hers.
producers are Ryan Kavanaugh (The Fighter), Bernie Goldmann (300)
and Brett Ratner (Rush Hour franchise). The script was written by
Melissa Wallack (Meet Bill) and Jason Keller (Machine Gun
recently had Golden Globe®-winner and seven-time Oscar®-nominee
The Fighter in theatres, via Paramount Pictures, starring Mark Wahlberg,
Christian Bale, Melissa Leo and Amy Adams as well as Golden
Globe®-winner and eight-time Oscar®-nominee The Social
Network via its partnership with Sony Pictures. Looking ahead, Relativity
will release David Ellis’ Shark Night 3D on September 2, 2011, followed
by the highly-anticipated Immortals on November 11th, 2011,
starring Henry Cavill, Stephen Dorff, Isabel Lucas, Freida Pinto, Luke Evans,
Kellan Lutz, with John Hurt and Mickey Rourke.
daughter of Grammy®-winning artist, Phil Collins, and named “The One
to Watch” at the 2008 Young Hollywood Awards, will be seen next in
Priest, with Paul Bettany releasing May 13, 2011 and will head into
production on Screen Gems’ Mortal Instruments, in which she will play the
lead role of Clary Fray, after wrapping Snow White. Both films are
directed by Scott Charles Stewart. She will also be starring in John Singleton’s
Abduction opposite Taylor Lautner, slated to release September 23, 2011.
RELATIVITY MEDIA, LLC
Media, LLC is a media and entertainment company that focuses on creating,
financing and distributing entertainment content and intellectual property
across multiple platforms, as well as making strategic partnerships with, and
opportunistic investments in, media and entertainment-related companies and
assets. Relativity owns and operates Rogue, a company that specializes in the
production and distribution of films targeted to the 13-25 year old
audience. Building upon its foundation of financing and producing films,
Relativity has grown to include music, sports and television divisions and the
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suppliers of reality television with more than 20 shows in episodic or pilot.
Relativity has committed to, produced and/or financed more than 200 motion
pictures. Released films have accumulated more than $15.0 billion in worldwide
box office revenue. Relativity’s recent films include Salt,
Despicable Me, Grown Ups, Charlie St. Cloud, Dear John, It’s
Complicated, Zombieland, Couples Retreat, Get Him to the Greek,
Robin Hood, and, most recently, The Fighter, Little Fockers,
James Cameron's Sanctum in 3D, Season of the Witch, Take Me Home Tonight,
Limitless, and The Social Network. Upcoming films for Relativity
include Immortals, Shark Night 3D, Hop, Bridesmaids, and
Cowboys & Aliens. 35 of the company’s films have opened at No. 1 at
the box office. Relativity films have earned 60 Oscar® nominations, including
nods for Nine, A Serious Man, Frost/Nixon,
Atonement, American Gangster and 3:10 to Yuma, The
Wolfman, The Social Network and The Fighter. 53 of Relativity’s films
have each generated more than $100 million in worldwide box-office receipts.