June 23, 2024 3:34 pm

Cillian Murphy & Emily Watson's Powerful Christmas Drama Acquired by Lionsgate
Cillian Murphy & Emily Watson's Powerful Christmas Drama Acquired by Lionsgate

Cillian Murphy & Emily Watson’s Powerful Christmas Drama Acquired by Lionsgate

Great news for fans of Oppenheimer star and Oscar winner Cillian Murphy, as Lionsgate has now acquired distribution rights in North America, the UK and Ireland to the upcoming movie Small Things Like These. The adaptation of Claire Keegans acclaimed novel stars Academy Award winner Cillian Murphy and Emily Watson and is directed by Tim Mielants. The project reunites director Tim Mielants (Will, The Responder) and Cillian Murphy (28 Days Later, A Quiet Place Part II), who previously worked together on the BAFTA Award-winning series Peaky Blinders. Enda Walsh, a longtime collaborator of Murphys, wrote the screenplay adaptation.

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​Cillian Murphy reunites with Peaky Blinders director Tim Mielants for Small Things Like These, which has now been picked up by Lionsgate. Read More