Disney’s Searchlight Pictures has released the first look at an upcoming film “Rye Lane”, which stars Vivian Oparah (Class) and David Jonsson (Deep State).
The film is a romantic comedy about two youngsters reeling from bad breakups who connect over an eventful day in South-London.
Here’s the first image release from “Rye Lane”:
“Rye Lane” will be directed by Raine Allen-Miller, who is making her feature directorial debut. She has previously made multiple commercials for companies including Square Space, Pepsi and Virgin.
Yvonne Isimeme Ibazebo of Turnover Films (Top Boy) and Damian Jones of DJ Films (Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie) are producing the film.
Katie Goodson-Thomas and DanTram Nguyen, Heads of Film Production & Development for Searchlight Pictures said:
“It’s wonderful to be partnering with our friends at BBC Film and the BFI, alongside the awe-inspiring talent both in front of and behind the camera, to bring this fresh, original and authentic British comedy to the screen.”
It will be distributed by Searchlight Pictures and is being co-funded by the BFI, BBC Films and Searchlight Pictures.
“Rye Lane” will be released in 2022. It’s likely to be released first in cinemas, before then being released internationally on Disney+ .
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