Daniel Mays has recently wrapped filming of Number 9 Films’ The Limehouse Golem. Currently filming, Danny stars as George Flood in the Jane Goldman (Kick-Ass & X-Men First Class writer) film adaptation of the 1994 novel Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem.
Other previously announced cast includes Douglas Booth, Olivia Cooke, and Morgan Watkins.
The story is set in 19th century London, set amongst the music halls and pantomimes of Victorian London and revolving around a series of murders. The citizens of London believe a mythical creature, by the name of Golem, is to blame.
The Limehouse Golem is developed with the assistance of the BFI and Film4, director Juan Carlos Medina (Insensibles) will direct. Other Number 9 Films are Made in Dagenham and Byzantium, both of which Danny had starring roles in.
We will have more information on release date, etc. as it is announced.
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