Amazon’s Prime Video clip has obtained U.S. and Canada streaming legal rights for the passionate comedy E-book of Like, starring Sam Claflin and Verónica Echegui.
Key Video clip has established a streaming launch date of Feb. 4 for the motion picture, which hails from XYZ Movies, the banner very best acknowledged for its genre fare, and BuzzFeed Studios.
Furthermore, BuzzFeed Studios is increasing its producer position and will now strategically collaborate on the marketing and advertising marketing campaign for Love with Primary Video. BuzzFeed Studios will capitalize on insights from BuzzFeed’s large media network and hugely engaged worldwide viewers to variety a distinctive electronic advertising tactic in the months forward.
According to the producers, Like follows Henry, an uptight English writer (Claflin) whose novel is a full failure. One vibrant place is that the book is strike in Mexico but when he is invited to the region to endorse it, he shortly discovers why — the Spanish translator, Maria, played by Echegui, has rewritten his boring e-book as an erotic novel. The author is furious, and even additional so when his publisher pairs him and the translator on a book tour throughout Mexico. Opposites bring in and, of class, sparks fly.
Mexican helmer Analeine Cal y Mayor (Treading Drinking water) directed the movie that was composed by BAFTA- and Emmy Award-winner David Quantick (Veep, Avenue 5).
Producers contain Michael Knowles from North of Watford Films (Greatest Laid Programs), Naysun Alae-Carew from Blazing Griffin (Anna and the Apocalypse), Allan Niblo from Vertigo Movies (Bronson, Human Targeted visitors), Nick Spicer and Maxime Cottray from XYZ Films and Richard Alan Reid from BuzzFeed Studios.
“With Ebook of Adore, Analeine Cal Y Mayor provides a really like story that is each charming and hilarious,” said Chris Mansolillo, director and head of written content licensing in the U.S. for Prime Movie. “And with a cast led by Sam and Veronica, our Prime Video clip buyers are in store for captivating performances and a large amount of laughs.”
BuzzFeed Studios and North of Watford Movies developed the first screenplay and packaged the movie.
XYZ, also managing international rights, has set an international theatrical launch for January 5, 2022, with international internet marketing help from BuzzFeed Studios.