Strike were thrilled to be breaking the news that Danny Boyle will be exec producing this title starring a talented British cast. Newly confirmed cast members included Jason Isaacs (Harry Potter series), My Best Friend’s Wedding), Suki Waterhouse (Assination Nation, Charlie Says) and Jason Flemyng (Lock Stock, Snatch), Thomas Turgoose (This is England). We also announced that Ewen Bremner (Trainspotting, T2, Wonder Woman, Black Hawk Down) will be bringing his unquestionable talent to the lead role of Alan McGee.
Our team designed an informative and eye catching press release to announce Danny Boyle and new cast member’s involvement with the title. As a result, thirty pieces of coverage were achieved in influential publications such as Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, NME and Deadline within the first two hours of the press release being sent out.
Strike also released First Look images of Ewen Bremner as Alan McGee, securing coverage in Variety, Deadline, Yahoo, Clash, Uncut and The Scotsman.
Following from this, Strike handled Unit Publicity for the film, securing interviews with the director, Nick Moran, Alan McGee, Ewen Bremner and other members of the cast with BBC News, NME, The Guardian, Total Film and HeyUGuys.
This exciting release from Burning Wheel Productions will follow the life story of Glaswegian music mogul Alan McGee, who launched iconic bands such as Oasis, Primal Scream and The Jesus & Mary Chain. McGee’s autobiography “The Creation Records Story: Riots, Raves and Running a Label” has been the inspiration script writer, Irvine Welsh who is best known for his acclaimed work on Trainspotting, Filth, Porno and Blade Artist.
Creation Stories wrapped shooting in July and is looking for a UK Theatrical release in Q1 2020.