Exclusive: Charlie Hunnam’s character spot for Guy Ritchie’s The Gentlemen
ComingSoon.net has an exclusive character spot for Charlie Hunnam’s (Sons of Anarchy) role in Guy Ritchie’s (Sherlock Holmes, Snatch) upcoming crime drama The Gentlemen. You can check out the video now in the player below!
In preparation for the film’s release, a fan poster contest is being held that will allow two winners to receive $3,000 each while having their work displayed on walls as outdoor advertising in New York and Los Angeles! Details on how to enter here. You can check out a couple of submissions here and here.
Directed by Guy Ritchie, The Gentlemen (formerly titled Toff Guys) follows American ex-pat Mickey Pearson (McConaughey) who built a highly profitable marijuana empire in London. When word gets out that he’s looking to cash out of the business forever it triggers plots, schemes, bribery, and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him Ritchie’s signature visual cocktail will be served with an abundance of fun. Ritchie wrote the script with Marn Davies and Ivan Atkinson.
The film stars Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club), Hugh Grant (Four Wedding and a Funeral), Collin Farrell (Widows), Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians), Michelle Dockery (Downton Abbey), Charlie Hunnam (Pacific Rim), Jeremy Strong (Succession) and Eddie Marsan (Sherlock Holmes). The Gentlemen also features Lyne Renee, Chris Evangelou, Eugenia Kuzmina, and Jason Wong.
Ritchie is coming off from the massive blockbuster success of his live-action adaptation of Disney’s Aladdin which grossed more than $1 billion worldwide. His other notable film credits include Sherlock Holmes films, Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.
STXfilms will release The Gentlemen in theaters on January 24, 2020.