Magazine article Screen International

Mirren Joins Hundred-Foot Journey

Magazine article Screen International

Mirren Joins Hundred-Foot Journey

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Oscar winning actress Helen Mirren and rising star Manish Dayal have been cast in DreamWorks Studios culinary drama The Hundred-Foot Journey.

Based on the best-selling book by Richard Morais, Steve Knight - who wrote the screenplay for David Cronenberg's Eastern Promises and recently directed Jason Statham in Hummingbird - wrote the script.

Lasse Hallstrom (Salmon Fishing in the Yemen) will direct the film with Steven Spielberg, Oprah Winfrey and Juliet Blake producing.

In The Hundred-Foot Journey, when an Indian family moves to Southern France and opens an Indian restaurant a hundred feet across the street from a Michelin starred French restaurant, a culinary battle ensues between the two.

Production will begin in September in France and India and will be released in the US on August 8, 2014. …

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