Cuban Fury stars Nick Frost as a former salsa star who tries to regain his mojo and is from the UK’s Big Talk, the UK outfit behind Shaun Of The Dead, Hot Fuzz and Paul. EOne has acquired North American rights to the romantic comedy from StudioCanal, which co-developed and co-financed with Film4, with additional financing from the British Film Institute. A 2013 theatrical release is planned. Rashida Jones, Chris O’Dowd, Ian McShane and Olivia Colman co-star. James Griffiths directed. The deal was negotiated by StudioCanal’s Harold Van Lier and Jo Sweby for eOne.
EOne Nabs Romantic Comedy ‘Cuban Fury’
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