Movie News

Portia de Rossi, Lucy Fry and more aboard Now Add Honey

Movie News
Brooke Campbell

Entertainment writer and public relations consultant. Has written for such publications as Tom and Blockbuster Interaction. Knows her 9 times tables.

Portia de Rossi, Lucy Fry, Hamish Blake, Erik Thomson, Angus Sampson, Ben Lawson and Lucy Durack have joined the cast of the new Aussie comedy “Now Add Honey”, which began principal photography in Melbourne this week.

The six-week shoot has writer/producer Robyn Butler (“The Librarians”) “ridiculous exited”.

“I’m delighted to be working with such an amazingly gifted crew, led by my favourite director”, she adds, referring to husband Wayne Hope.

Hope says, “I married an awesome multi-tasker, it’s such a funny warm script. Robyn, Portia, Hamish and the rest of the cast make up a dream comic ensemble.”

Joel Pearlman, Roadshow Films Managing Director, said : “Roadshow Films is thrilled to be distributing ‘Now Add Honey’ in Australia and New Zealand. Robyn and Wayne are remarkable talents. Their recent work for the ABC has been outstanding and much loved by Australian audiences. We are excited to be part of their journey from the small to the big screen”.

Honey Halloway (Lucy Fry), shining Hollywood teen star returns home to Australia for a short trip and finds her life crumbling into chaos when her mother (Portia de Rossi) is suddenly sent away and Honey is forced to stay with her aunt Caroline (Robyn Butler) in the suburbs of Melbourne. Honey’s once normal existence is turned upside down and discovers her family is not so normal at all.

‘Now Add Honey’ is an uplifting comedy about what happens when you catch a falling star and put her in the spare room.

Roadshow Films will distribute ‘Now Add Honey’ in Australia and New Zealand – release date yet to be confirmed.

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest

About Brooke Campbell

Entertainment writer and public relations consultant. Has written for such publications as Tom and Blockbuster Interaction. Knows her 9 times tables.

View All Posts

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Subject

Your Message

captcha

More in Movie News

jandali

Exclusive : Steve Jobs looking for Dad

Caffeinated ClintDecember 22, 2014
unclethumb

First look : The Man from U.N.C.L.E

Brooke CampbellDecember 22, 2014
gameofthrones

HBO’s 2015 preview

Editorial StaffDecember 22, 2014
thetrickster

Mark Hamill on his Trickster reprisal

Brooke CampbellDecember 22, 2014
THEINTERVIEWBA

Snap! Interview on Crackle rumor goes Pop!

Caffeinated ClintDecember 22, 2014
spiderman

Drew Goddard may direct next Spider-Man

Caffeinated ClintDecember 22, 2014
theweddingringer

Trailer : The Wedding Ringer

Caffeinated ClintDecember 22, 2014
katewinslet

Kate Winslet’s next Job may be with Boyle

Brooke CampbellDecember 21, 2014
focusb

Two new posters come into Focus

Brooke CampbellDecember 21, 2014

Login

Lost your password?