Package Clarke (Get Even, Leonardo) has been set to play Rupert Everett’s youthful self within the autobiographical story Misplaced and Present in Paris, which Everett will direct from his personal screenplay.
John Malkovich and Kristin Scott Thomas are additionally within the solid, with Everett in a supporting position. The story follows an unruly teenager despatched by his exasperated dad and mom to stay with a Parisian socialite household to study French and develop up.
Jeremy Thomas at Recorded Image Firm is producing, with manufacturing set to get underway in spring 2022.
HanWay Movies is dealing with worldwide gross sales and distribution and can launch the title on the American Movie Market.
Rupert Everett mentioned: “Misplaced and Present in Paris is a movie in regards to the rollercoaster of life, the exuberance and glamour of youth, seen by means of the lens of a life effectively lived. I went to Paris on an change journey in 1977. I used to be alleged to study French. As a substitute I found trend, disco, medicine, lease boys and eventually – proper on the fringe of the abyss – myself.”
Jeremy Thomas mentioned: “I’ve identified Rupert since his unimaginable display debut in One other Nation, and his multifaceted abilities and private story makes Misplaced and Present in Paris an uncommon mix of comedy with true-life journey.”
HanWay Movies MD Gabrielle Stewart added; “What enjoyable, what pleasure to expertise the liberty, get together and disco of Nineteen Seventies Paris by means of the distinctive private lens of somebody who tasted each final drop of it. It’s the right second for the market to embrace the celebration of such a hedonistic time stuffed with spirit and life.”