London, United Kingdom, April 03, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Cupsogue Pictures announced today that Martin Richardson will play the world’s greatest hero, Superman, in the new fan-film "Superman: Requiem."
The film will be directed by Gene Fallaize, who said, “We had quite an exhaustive search to try and find our perfect Superman and we went through hundreds of finalists before the auditions even began, but when Martin walked into the room I instantly knew we had our Superman. Martin has showed total dedication to the character already and has proved that he is perfect for the role, and on behalf of everyone involved I am delighted to welcome him to the team.”
Fallaize, along with Tony Cook and Daniella Pellegrini are the producers of the high value film. The screenplay was written by Gene Fallaize.
Richardson recently performed in “You Wouldn’t Know Him… He Lives in Texas…” at London’s Roundhouse Theatre, and appears in the upcoming short “Siren Syndrome.”
Filming is due to commence in May across the UK ahead of a November 2011 release, and will be available for streaming and free download.
"Superman: Requiem" is produced by Cupsogue Pictures in association with Eagle House Pictures.
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