Tuesday 7 May 2024

NEWS & TRAILER: The Almond and the Seahorse (2024 Film) - Starring Rebel Wilson, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Alice Lowe


Prepare to embark on an emotional journey like no other as "The Almond and the Seahorse" arrives in UK cinemas from May 10th. Produced by Picnik Entertainment & Mad as Birds Films, this compelling drama promises to captivate audiences with its poignant exploration of love, loss, and the resilience of the human spirit.

Based on the acclaimed play of the same name, the film boasts an exceptional cast led by the talented Rebel Wilson ("Senior Year," "Pitch Perfect Trilogy," "JoJo Rabbit"). Wilson shines in a departure from her usual comedic roles, delivering a powerful performance that showcases her dramatic prowess.

Co-written by playwright Kaite O'Reilly and Celyn Jones, who also serves as a first-time co-director alongside Tom Stern, "The Almond and the Seahorse" delves deep into the complexities of relationships in the aftermath of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Set against the backdrop of two couples navigating the challenges of a new life together or apart, the film explores the profound impact of TBI on memory, identity, and love.

Joining Wilson in the stellar cast are Charlotte Gainsbourg, Trine Dyrholm, Meera Syal, Ruth Madeley, Alice Lowe, and Celyn Jones himself. Together, they bring to life a story that is as heartwarming as it is thought-provoking.

Speaking about her involvement in the film, Rebel Wilson expressed her pride in being part of such a meaningful project. She shared her excitement for UK audiences to experience the film and praised her co-stars for their incredible performances.

Nicola Pearcey, CEO of Picnik Entertainment, echoed Wilson's sentiments, highlighting the film's exploration of dramatic themes and the exceptional talents of the cast.

Co-writer and director Celyn Jones emphasized the universal appeal of the film's story, which touches on themes of love, survival, and the fragility of memory. He expressed his hope that "The Almond and the Seahorse" would both entertain and inspire audiences, offering a beacon of healing for those grappling with the emotional complexities of TBI.

As anticipation builds for its UK release, "The Almond and the Seahorse" promises to be a cinematic experience that resonates long after the credits roll. Don't miss your chance to witness this touching and thought-provoking drama when it arrives in cinemas on May 10th.

Watch on Apple TV at - https://apple.co/3w70BsU