Scannain has written a new article about Brain on Fire. Not much new information, just that it is highly anticipated. Richard also tweeted the article –
Scannain responded to a tweet to say that the film is expected to screen at the Toronto Film Festival in September and should be released in the US soon after that.
Thanks to @Chrissyinwm for tweeting the link to his Variety article. Abbolita Films in partnership with XYZ Films will be distributing ‘Brain on Fire’ and ‘Pilgrimage’. ‘Brain on Fire’ will be distributed in the US by Broad Green Pictures.
Richard tweeted a picture of himself along with Susannah Cahalan, author of Brain on Fire, and her father, Tom, whom Richard will be portraying in the film. He also posted a nice message about the honour of being involved in the film.
Actress Jenn MacLean-Angus posted a picture with some the Brain on Fire co-stars and producers (l-r: Richard, Thomas Mann, Producer Charlize Theron, Jenn MacLean-Angus and Producer Rob Merilees).
Richard tweeted about his Brain on Fire co-stars, Chloe Grace Moretz and Carrie-Anne Moss, along with producer Charlize Theron.
Richard shared a deadline article announcing that he and Carrie-Anne Moss have joined the cast of Brain on Fire plus a spotify song influencing his character, Tom Cahalan.
IMDb’s listing Richard Armitage’s role as Big Man.
Scannain.com has more information on Richard’s role in the upcoming film, Brain on Fire. Richard is slated to play Big Man, the father of Chloe Grace Moretz’s lead character.
Richard has tweeted that he’s in Vancouver for filming of his new role in Brain on Fire, the story of a woman with a lost memory. As soon as more details are available, we’ll let you know. It looks like he might be playing ‘Big Man’ – the leading character’s father. According to Variety,
“Brain on Fire” follows a rising journalist at the New York Post who mysteriously starts having seizures and hearing voices. As weeks go by, she moves inexplicably from violence to catatonia — but a last-minute intervention by one doctor finally gives her a diagnosis and hope to rebuild her life.”