October 10, 2014
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Director: David Frankel
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for some language and sexual material)
Screenwriter: Justin Zackham
Starring: James Corden, Julie Waters, Mackenzie Crook, Colm Meaney, Jemima Rooper, Alexandra Roach
Copyright Holder: N/A
From the director of "The Devil Wears Prada," "One Chance" is the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night. Paul became an instant YouTube phenomenon after being chosen by Simon Cowell for "Britain's Got Talent." Wowing audiences worldwide with his phenomenal voice, Paul went on to win "Britain’s Got Talent" and the hearts of millions. Fresh from celebrating his Tony Award-winning Broadway run in "One Man, Two Guvnors," BAFTA winner James Corden ("The History Boys") stars as Paul Potts and is supported by an acclaimed ensemble cast that includes Julie Walters ("Mamma Mia!," "Calendar Girls," "Billy Elliott"), Mackenzie Crook ("Pirates of the Caribbean"), Colm Meaney ("Get Him to the Greek"), Jemima Rooper ("Kinky Boots") and rising star Alexandra Roach ("The Iron Lady").