Murray Bartlett To Co-Star Opposite Amy Adams In ‘At The Sea’

EXCLUSIVE: Emmy-winner Murray Bartlett is set to join Amy Adams in At the Sea, a new drama from Kornel Mundruczó and Kata Wéber — the director and writer of such acclaimed films as Pieces of a Woman and White God — as well as Hammerstone StudiosRyder Picture Company and AR Content.

Set to enter production in Boston in June, the film follows the life of Laura (Adams) after a long rehabilitation, as she returns to her family at their beach holiday home where she has to readjust to the complicated life she left behind. Now she is forced to face the following next chapter of her life without the career that gave her fame, fortune and, most importantly, identity. Bartlett will play Adams’ husband.

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Pic will be produced by Alexander Rodnyansky of AR Content, Stuart Manashil, Aaron Ryder and Andrew Swett for Ryder Picture Company, Hammerstone Studios’ Alex Lebovici and Jon Oakes, and Viktória Petrányi and Mundruczó. Exec producers are Paul J. Diaz, Maria Breese of 3:33 Creative, Lee Broda of LB Entertainment, Jeff Rice of Jeff Rice Films, and Michael Kupisk. Zsofi Oblath and Rachel Rubin will co-produce.

AR Content, Paul J. Diaz, and Hammerstone Studios will finance the film, with WME Independent to rep domestic rights, Capstone Pictures handling international, and Sacker Law to oversee production legal.

Best known for his Emmy-winning performance in the first season of White Lotus, Bartlett iscoming off filming the 2nd season of Nine Perfect Strangers which he will wrap shortly in Thailand.  Starring opposite Nicole Kidman for Hulu. He is also coming off two Emmy-nominations for his performance in Hulu’s Chippendales and HBO’s The Last of Us.

He is repped by WME, Anonymous and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman, Smelkinson & Christopher.

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