Sierra/Affinity has come aboard international sales on Megan Leavey, starring Kate Mara and directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite from a screenplay by Pamela Gray and Annie Mumolo & Tim Lovestedt. The film is based on the true story of a young marine corporal (Mara) whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog Rex saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq. Edie Falco, Ramón Rodríguez, Bradley Whitford and Common also star. Bleecker Street is releasing domestically on June 9 this year. Mickey Liddell, Pete Shilaimon and Jennifer Monroe produced via the LD Entertainment banner which fully financed the project.
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