The Salt Company has closed deals on comedy drama Miss You Already ahead of principal photography which starts in London this Sunday.
Film stars Drew Barrymore (Grey Gardens) and Toni Collette (The Way Way Back) as best friends with Dominic Cooper (My Week with Marilyn) and Paddy Considine (Pride) as the men in their lives. Jacqueline Bisset (Welcome To New York) rounds out the stellar cast as Collette’s mother. Catherine Hardwicke (Twilight, Thirteen, Lords of Dogtown) directs from a screenplay by British writer and actor Morwenna Banks (Damned, The Announcement).
In a deal which was previously announced Entertainment One picked up the UK. Other sales are Dutch FilmWorks in Benelux; Filmcoopi in Switzerland; Odeon in Greece; Tanweer Films in India and Turkey; Front Row Filmed Entertainment in the Middle East; Sena in Iceland; Forum Film in Israel; and Nos Lusomundo in Portugal.
All deals were negotiated by Salt Director and Head of International James Norrie.
The Salt Company represents all international sales and shares US sales duties with CAA.
With a script co-developed by Salt and Embargo Films, Miss You Already is produced by Christopher Simon. Finance is provided by London-based New Sparta Films and Exponential Media. Executive producers are Morwenna Banks, Catherine Hardwicke, Samantha Horley, James Norrie, Barnaby Southcombe, Nicki Hattingh, Anne Sheehan, Sheryl Crown, Lisa Lambert, Celine Rattray and Trudie Styler.