Norton Herrick to Produce "Precious Cargo" Starring Bruce Willis
Jun 23, 2015, 11:00 ET
NEW YORK, June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Norton Herrick, producer of "Lone Survivor" and "2 Guns" along with his entertainment company, Herrick Entertainment will join "Precious Cargo" an action thriller that Bruce Willis will star in. Norton Herrick has teamed with producers Randall Emmett, George Furla, Scott Mann and James Edward Barker. Directed by Max Adams.
"Precious Cargo" will star Golden Globe winner Bruce Willis alongside Mark Paul Gosselaar, Claire Forlani and Daniel Bernhardt with Max Adams directing a screenplay he wrote based on his 2008 short film. The feature will be distributed through Lionsgate/Grindstone – and Highland Film Group has sold out foreign at Cannes.
Set in a world of double crossing professional thieves, Willis plays Eddie, a crime boss trying to score the profits from another crook's heist. The picture will finish production today in Biloxi, Mississippi.
"Precious Cargo" is Norton Herrick's first film with Bruce Willis. He produced "Lone Survivor" with Mark Wahlberg and "2 Guns" starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg. Other producer credits include, "Very Good Girls" with Dakota Fanning, Elizabeth Olsen, Demi Moore, Peter Sarsgaard, Clark Gregg and Boyd Holbrook and "Nightlight" a supernatural thriller written and directed by Scott Beck and Bryan Woods.
Herrick Entertainment produces and finances distinguished entertainment content, specializing in motion pictures and works for stage. The company recently completed "Nightlight", a supernatural thriller written and directed by Scott Beck and Bryan Woods. Projects recently completed and produced by Norton Herrick include: "Very Good Girls" with an all-star cast including Dakota Fanning and Elizabeth Olsen; "Lone Survivor" starring Mark Wahlberg and directed by Peter Berg "2 Guns" directed by Baltasar Kormakur and starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg. Past projects include "The Devil's Double," "The Moth Diaries," "Vanishing on 7th Street," and "My One and Only." As a Broadway production and financing company as well, Norton Herrick's Herrick Entertainment has produced several successful and award-winning Broadway shows, including Broadway's most popular spectacular, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark; and Tony Award winners, Pippen and Hair, Exit the King (Winner 2009 Tony Award - Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play - Geoffrey Rush) and West Side Story (Winner 2009 Tony Award - Best Featured Actress in a Musical - Karen Olivo). This week Herrick Entertainment will open J M Barrie's, "Peter Pan" North American tour at Tyson's Corner, Virginia that will open in August in Houston, Texas followed by Dallas, Texas. It will be performed in a 360 theater in the round which combines total theater approach including 360 degree surround video, flying, puppetry, actors and musicians which will capture the imagination of a broader audience than that of conventional plays.
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