One of the toasts of TIFF ’17, I, Tonya now has an official Trailer! There already is tons of Oscar buzz for both Margot Robbie who portrays disgraced champion Figure Skater Tonya Harding and Allison Janney who plays her mother.
The story of American figure skating champion Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie), who was involved in a vicious attack on her rival skater, teammate Nancy Kerrigan (Caitlin Carver) just before the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer.
See the Red-Band, NSFW Trailer:
VVS Films release I, TONYA in Toronto Friday, December 22, 2017 with key cities to follow January 5, 2018 and an expansion January 19, 2018.
Manchester native Holliday Grainger makes a return to Toronto today in support of her latest Film, The Finest Hours. The acclaimed Actress is known best for her work on series like Lady Chatterley’s Lover, Bonnie & Clyde, The Borgias and Films including recent adaptations of Great Expectations, Cinderella and Jane Eyre.
Despite having been listed here for TIFF a few times including 2012 and 2014, Grainger always has managed to escape us! And we’ve totally been wanting to meet her!
Today the lovely star of screen and stage appeared bright and early at CITY‘s Breakfast Television, her first of several interviews coinciding with Bell Let’s Talk Day. She was absolutely gracious, stopping in the cold for Fans for Selfies and Autographs.
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Grainger plays the role of Miriam in Craig Gillespie‘s (Lars & The Real Girl) The Finest Hours, based on the true story of the Pendleton rescue mission attempt in 1952 by Coast Guard ships, wherein two oil tankers were split apart by a Nor’easter. The $80-million-budget Disney Film stars also Casey Affleck, Eric Bana, Chris Pine and Ben Foster.
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Canada release THE FINEST HOURSFriday, February 29, 2016.
(Photo credit: Mr. Will Wong/Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Canada)