MARC EVANS TO DIRECT MR BURTON

09.02.2024

Marc Evans will direct MR BURTON, a biopic about the legendary actor, Richard Burton, starring BAFTA Winner, Toby Jones and Oscar nominee, Lesley Manville.

Shooting is set to start in the late spring, eying a 2025 release to coincide with the centenary of Richard Burton’s birth.

Ed Talfin of Severn Screen will produce the biopic. He is "thrilled to be working with director Marc Evans on this extraordinary project. The script is emotional and nuanced, and it will be a joy to see our characters brought to life by such a stellar cast.”

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