JAMES CORDEN . JULIE WALTERS . KATHRYN DRYSDALE . COLM MEANEY
Directed By DAVID FRANKEL ("THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA", "MARLEY & ME")
Written By JUSTIN ZACKHAM
Based on the Incredible True Story of Paul Potts
WINNER of the AUDIENCE AWARD
CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Official Selection; TORONTO FILM FESTIVAL
From the director of The Devil Wears Prada, ONE CHANCE is the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night. Paul became an instant YouTube phenomenon after being chosen by Simon Cowell for 'Britain's Got Talent.' Wowing audiences worldwide with his phenomenal voice, Paul went on to win 'Britain's Got Talent' and the hearts of millions. Fresh from celebrating his Tony Award-winning Broadway run in 'One Man, Two Guvnors', BAFTA winner James Corden (THE HISTORY BOYS) stars as Paul Potts and is supported by an acclaimed ensemble cast that includes Julie Walters (MAMMA MIA!, CALENDAR GIRLS, BILLY ELLIOT), Mackenzie Crook (THE PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN), Colm Meaney (GET HIM TO THE GREEK), Jemima Rooper (KINKY BOOTS) and rising star Alexandra Roach (THE IRON LADY). Directed by David Frankel (THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, MARLEY & ME, HOPE SPRINGS) and written by Justin Zackham (THE BUCKET LIST), ONE CHANCE is produced by Mike Menchel, Brad Weston, Kris Thykier (KICK-ASS, THE DEBT, I GIVE IT A YEAR), Simon Cowell, and executive produced by
Bob and Harvey Weinstein. (c) Weinstein Co.
"THE GOOSE BUMPS ARE UNDENIABLE, YOU MAY AS WELL JUST GIVE IN."
-Christy Lemire, ROGEREBERT.COM
"FEEL-GOOD STORIES FEEL GOOD FOR A REASON, AND THIS ONE IS
-Steven Rea, PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER