English actor Jim Broadbent
English actor Jim Broadbent

Jim Broadbent joins Judi Dench for upcoming thriller

ANI | Updated: Jul 04, 2018 18:15 IST

Washington DC, [USA] July 04 (ANI): Oscar-winning English actor Jim Broadbent has now teamed up with Judi Dench for upcoming thriller film 'Six Minutes to Midnight'.
The 'Moulin Rouge' actor will join 'Ocean's Thirteen' actor Eddie Izzard in the thriller set in the 1930s.
According to the Hollywood reporter the filming has started in the UK, also stars also stars 'Blade Runner 2049' actor Carla Juri and 'Dunkirk' actor James D'Arcy.
'Six Minutes to Midnight' is based on true events where the story revolves around a teacher who is assigned to a finishing school on the south coast of England where the daughters of Nazi officials learn to be faithful members of Hitler's League of German Girls.
The film is financed by the by Motion Picture Capital, the Welsh Government, Ffilm Cymru Wales and West Madison Entertainment.
It is being directed by Andy Goddard of 'Downton Abbey' fame. Celyn Jones of 'Keepers' fame is the writer for the film, while, Lionsgate International is selling the worldwide rights for this film. (ANI)