Susanna White begins Our Kind Of Traitor
by Naman Ramachandran
- Adaptation of John le Carré novel stars Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgard, Damian Lewis and Naomie Harris
Director Susanna White (Nanny McPhee Returns) has commenced principal photography today for Our Kind Of Traitor [+see also:
film profile], an adaptation of John le Carré’s novel by Hossein Amini (Drive). The film will shoot in London and the Home Counties before proceeding to Finland, Bern, Paris, the French Alps and Marrakech for 10 weeks, until the end of May. Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgard, Damian Lewis, Naomie Harris, and Jeremy Northam star.
The film follows an English couple on holiday in Marrakech. An encounter with a Russian millionaire propels them on a tortuous journey.
Simon Cornwell and Stephen Cornwell of The Ink Factory, and Gail Egan of Potboiler are producing. The two companies recently collaborated on the adaptation of le Carré’s A Most Wanted Man [+see also:
film profile], and Potboiler previously produced the Oscar-winning adaptation of le Carré’s The Constant Gardener [+see also:
The film is a Studiocanal and Film4 presentation in association with Anton Capital Entertainment S.C.A., with the participation of Lovefilm.