Dastmalchian recently wrapped lead roles in Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune” and James Gunn’s “The Suicide Squad."  He is represented by Duncan Hedges at Hansen Jacobson.
Ricci was nominated for a SAG Award for “The Lizzie Borden Chronicles” and stars next in “Percy vs. Goliath opposite Christopher Walken.” She is represented by ICM Partners, Ziffren Brittenham and Untitled Entertainment.
I’m excited to be making an intersectionally feminist action movie that is truly female gazed in its vision." Palka said, “I am so passionate about 'Can’t Stop the Dawn.' The story grips me, life is unpredictable and this film hauls this truth out and examines it in a way no film ever has before.
AMBI Distribution, the worldwide sales arm of the AMBI Media Group, is handling global sales and is introducing the project to buyers at the Cannes Virtual Market. Principal photography on “Can’t Stop the Dawn” will commence this fall in New Orleans.
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Ricci will portray a terminally ill single mom recruited by Hoper's mysterious agent to assassinate Dastmalchian's ruthless leader of a human trafficking ring for the promise of a better future for her son. Tony Armer wrote the screenplay, based on an original concept by Dale Pople.
He is repped by Gersh, Management 360, Waring and McKenna and attorney Karl Austen. Hopper will next be seen in the sequel to Lionsgate’s action-comedy “The Hitman’s Bodyguard”, alongside Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson and Salma Hayek.
Christina Ricci, Tom Hopper, and David Dastmalchian will star together in the independent action-thriller  “Can’t Stop the Dawn.”
Brown, Ramfis Myrthil and Jory Weitz are producing. Executive producers are Santosh Govindaraju and Dan Reardon. Marianna Palka is directing “Can’t Stop the Dawn." Tony Armer, Marty Poole (Fairway Film Alliance), Michael E.

King, Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg, Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá. Additional executive producers are Jeff F. Shot in Toronto, the show is produced by NBCUniversal's Universal Cable Productions for Netflix, with Steve Blackman serving as executive producer and showrunner.
But the Umbrella Academy begins to come apart because of their divergent personalities and abilities, not to mention the imminent threat of a global apocalypse. (Page's Vanya is the only one of the adopted children with no supernatural powers.) The members of the estranged brood reunite to solve the mystery surrounding the death of their father (played by Colm Feore).
In the Netflix adaptation, six are adopted by billionaire Reginald Hargreeves (aka "The Monocle"), who creates the Umbrella Academy and preps his "children" to save the world: Vanya/The White Violin (Ellen Page), Luther/Spaceboy (Tom Hopper), Diego/The Kraken (David Castañeda), Allison/The Rumor (Emmy Raver-Lampman), Klaus/The Séance (Robert Sheehan) and Number Five/The Boy (Aidan Gallagher). The story's setup: On the same day in October 1989, 43 infants are inexplicably born to unconnected women who showed no signs of pregnancy a day prior.
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The Netflix original series comprises 10 one-hour episodes. The live-action series is based on the "Umbrella Academy" comic books created and written by Gerard Way and illustrated by Gabriel Bá, published by Dark Horse Comics.
15, 2019. The dysfunctional-family superheroes of "The Umbrella Academy" are landing on Netflix worldwide on Feb.
"The Umbrella Academy" stars Ellen Page, Mary J. Blige, Cameron Britton, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Colm Feore, Adam Godley, John Magaro, Ashley Madekwe and Kate Walsh.
Watch the teaser trailer for "Umbrella Academy," featuring Tiffany's 1987 rendition of "I Think We're Alone Now":