Born To Be King will star Ewan McGregor as a movie extra who looks almost identical to a big star, and Kate Hudson is a famous actress battling with her co-star on their latest project but develops feelings for the extra. Peter Capaldi will direct from his original screenplay. Indomina Releasing has acquired worldwide sales rights to the romantic comedy and will shop it at AFM. Stephanie Denton will lead Indomina’s sales efforts. Alexandra Stone and Dan Lupovitz are producing, Ron Fogelman and William Parente executive produce, and Elaine Collins will co-produce. Denton and Indomina’s Rob Williams negotiated the acquisition with Lupovitz and Stone. Born To Be King is scheduled to start shooting next January at the UK’s Pinewood Studios.
AFM: Ewan McGregor & Kate Hudson Crown ‘Born To Be King’
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