Sharper
Directed byBenjamin Caron
Screenplay by
  • Brian Gatewood
  • Alessandro Tanaka
Produced by
Starring
CinematographyCharlotte Bruus Christensen
Edited byYan Miles
Production
companies
Distributed by
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Sharper is an upcoming American comedy thriller film directed by Benjamin Caron from a screenplay by Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka.

Cast

Production

In March 2021 it was announced that A24 will produce the film for Apple TV+, directed Benjamin Caron and starring Julianne Moore, based on a script written by Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka that was part of the 2020 The Black List of screenplays that will not be released in theaters during this calendar year.[1][2][3] In July 2021, Sebastian Stan was added to the cast, with Justice Smith and Briana Middleton joining in August.[4][5][6] In September, John Lithgow was cast, with filming beginning on September 13 in New York City.[7]

References

  1. ^ Kroll, Justin (March 26, 2021). "'The Crown' Director Benjamin Caron Boards Apple's 'Sharper' Starring Julianne Moore". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 26, 2021.
  2. ^ Desta, Yohana (December 14, 2021). "The Black List 2020: Scripts About Cannibals, Billionaires, and Tabloid Faves Make the Cut". Vanity Fair. Retrieved March 28, 2021.
  3. ^ "Film and TV Projects Going Into Production - Sharper". Variety Insight. Archived from the original on May 15, 2021. Retrieved May 15, 2021.
  4. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (July 29, 2021). "Sebastian Stan Joins Julianne Moore In 'Sharper' Con Artist Pic From Apple Original Film & A24". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 5, 2021.
  5. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (August 5, 2021). "Justice Smith Boards Julianne Moore Con Artist Pic 'Sharper' From Apple Original Film & A24". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 5, 2021.
  6. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (August 9, 2021). "Julianne Moore's Apple & A24 Film 'Sharper' Adds Briana Middleton In Lead Role". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 9, 2021.
  7. ^ Hipes, Patrick (September 10, 2021). "John Lithgow Joins Cast Of Apple Thriller 'Sharper' Ahead Of Production Start". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 11, 2021.