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Colin Farrell to Star in Edward Berger’s ‘The Ballad of a Small Player’

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Renowned director Edward Berger, best known for his work on “All Quiet On The Western Front,” is about to start an intriguing new project with Netflix. His most recent film, “The Ballad of a Small Player,” promises to fascinate spectators with its dramatic storyline and excellent ensemble.

The film, starring Colin Farrell as Lord Doyle, tells the story of a high-stakes gambler seeking safety in the busy metropolis of Macau. The screenplay, written by Rowan Joffe and based on Lawrence Osborne’s bestselling 2014 novel of the same name, is set to tell a fascinating story of redemption and intrigue.

Producer Mike Goodridge of Good Chaos, along with Edward Berger of Nine Hours and Matthew James Wilkinson of Stigma Films, are collaborating to bring this intriguing story to life. With a team of seasoned professionals at the lead, “The Ballad of a Small Player” is prepared to make an impact in the film industry.

The logline teases audiences with a gripping narrative: “When his past and his debts start to catch up with him, a high-stakes gambler laying low in Macau encounters a kindred spirit who might just hold the key to his salvation.”Filming is set to begin in Summer 2024, with sites spread around Asia. From the bustling streets of Macau to the serene surroundings of the region, viewers can expect a visual feast that transports them to the heart of the story.

Edward Berger and Netflix’s relationship is particularly noteworthy. “The Ballad of a Small Player” is Berger’s first movie as part of a creative partnership and global first-look film arrangement with Netflix. With Netflix’s global reach and Berger’s artistic vision, the film is ready to reach audiences worldwide, cementing Berger’s standing as a director to watch.


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