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New ‘Una’ stills; ‘Robin Hood: Origins’ begins filming

New HQ stills of Una have been added to the gallery. No information about a US release date is available, other than a possible late summer/early fall release.

Ben spent some time in New York City filming Nicole Holofcener’s Netflix film The Land of Steady Habits and had fun on set with fellow actors Thomas Mann and Josh Pais:

Robin Hood: Origins began filming in Dubrovnik, Croatia on the 20th and will be filming until March 6th, according to The Dubrovnik Times. Ben will play the Sheriff of Nottingham, antagonist to the eponymous hero Robin Hood. We will update the site with any new set photos or information. Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest updates!

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Ben Lands Lead In Nicole Holofcener Film ‘The Land of Steady Habits’

According to Deadline, Netflix is financing director Nicole Holofcener’s latest project, ‘The Land of Steady Habits’, a film adaptation of the novel by Ted Thompson. Holofcener is directing her own adapted screenplay. Ben is set to play the lead role, a character named Anders Hill.

Synopsis of ‘Steady Habits’, from the author’s website:

Coming of age can happen at the strangest times. For Anders Hill, long ensconced in “the land of steady habits”—the affluent hamlets of Connecticut that dot the commuter rail line—it’s finally time to reap the rewards of a sensible life. Into his sixties and newly retired, his grown sons’ college tuitions paid in full, Anders finds the contentment he’s been promised is still just out of reach. So he decides he’s had enough of steady habits: he leaves his wife, buys a condo, and waits for freedom to transform him.

But as the cheery charade of Christmas approaches, Anders starts to wonder if maybe parachuting from his life was not the most prudent choice. Stripped of the comforts of his previous identity, he turns up at a holiday party full of his ex-wife’s friends, and sets in motion a series of events by turns comic and catastrophic. Before the year has turned, he has to face the startling possibility that the very world he rejected may in fact be the only one he needs.

 

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