Rollo Weeks

Rollo Weeks is a British businessman and former actor. In 2016 Weeks was reported to be one of "a dynamic trio of young hospitality industry insiders" opening a new fast food outlet called Fancy Funkin Chicken in Coldharbour Lane, Brixton. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rollo Weeks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Mr. Nice (2010)

Biopic about 1970s Welsh marijuana trafficker Howard Marks, whose inventive smuggling schemes made him a huge success in the drug trade, as well as leading to dealings with both the IRA and British Intelligence. Based on Marks' biography with the same title.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bernard Rose
CAST:  Rhys Ifans  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  David Thewlis  •  Elsa Pataky

Biopic about 1970s Welsh marijuana trafficker Howard Marks, whose inventive smuggling schemes made him a huge success in the drug trade, as well as leading to dealings with both the IRA and British Intelligence. Based on Marks' biography with the same title.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bernard Rose
CAST:  Rhys Ifans  •  Chloë Sevigny  •  David Thewlis  •  Elsa Pataky

Booked Out (2012)

Ailidh (Mirren Burke) has two loves in this world: spying on her neighbours and writing graphic novels. The arrival of Jacob (Rollo Weeks - Girl with a Pearl Earring), inspires Ailidh and she soon begins conjuring up increasingly elaborate plans to bump into him. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bryan O'Neil
CAST:  Sylvia Syms  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Mirren Burke  •  Claire Garvey

Ailidh (Mirren Burke) has two loves in this world: spying on her neighbours and writing graphic novels. The arrival of Jacob (Rollo Weeks - Girl with a Pearl Earring), inspires Ailidh and she soon begins conjuring up increasingly elaborate plans to bump into him. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bryan O'Neil
CAST:  Sylvia Syms  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Mirren Burke  •  Claire Garvey

Blood in the Water (2009)

This gripping drama brings to life the true rogue-shark story that inspired Jaws. In 1916, the New Jersey shore became a feeding ground as five people were attacked in 12 days, triggering a nationwide panic. It was the first multiple shark attack in American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Bedser
CAST:  John Hunerlach  •  Ryland Alexander  •  Pierre Blanc  •  Peter Brooke

This gripping drama brings to life the true rogue-shark story that inspired Jaws. In 1916, the New Jersey shore became a feeding ground as five people were attacked in 12 days, triggering a nationwide panic. It was the first multiple shark attack in American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Bedser
CAST:  John Hunerlach  •  Ryland Alexander  •  Pierre Blanc  •  Peter Brooke

Cheri (2009)

A sumptuous dramatic comedy set in late 19th Century France, during the Belle Epoque, a period of social and cultural excess in European upper classes which ended only as the First World War erupted.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Kathy Bates  •  Rupert Friend  •  Felicity Jones

A sumptuous dramatic comedy set in late 19th Century France, during the Belle Epoque, a period of social and cultural excess in European upper classes which ended only as the First World War erupted.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Kathy Bates  •  Rupert Friend  •  Felicity Jones

George and the Dragon (2004)

In 12th century England, the handsome and noble knight, George, has left the Crusades behind to follow his dream of a peaceful life on his own piece of land. However, in order to obtain his land from the ruling King Edgaar, he must help find the King's missing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Reeve
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Piper Perabo  •  Patrick Swayze  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

In 12th century England, the handsome and noble knight, George, has left the Crusades behind to follow his dream of a peaceful life on his own piece of land. However, in order to obtain his land from the ruling King Edgaar, he must help find the King's missing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Reeve
CAST:  James Purefoy  •  Piper Perabo  •  Patrick Swayze  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid working in the house of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Webber
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Colin Firth  •  Cillian Murphy  •  Tom Wilkinson

This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid working in the house of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Webber
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Colin Firth  •  Cillian Murphy  •  Tom Wilkinson

The Little Vampire (2000)

Based on the popular books, the story tells of Tony who wants a friend to add some adventure to his life. What he gets is Rudolph, a vampire kid with a good appetite. The two end up inseparable, but their fun is cut short when all the hopes of the vampire race ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Uli Edel
CAST:  Richard E. Grant  •  Jonathan Lipnicki  •  Jim Carter  •  Alice Krige

Based on the popular books, the story tells of Tony who wants a friend to add some adventure to his life. What he gets is Rudolph, a vampire kid with a good appetite. The two end up inseparable, but their fun is cut short when all the hopes of the vampire race ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Uli Edel
CAST:  Richard E. Grant  •  Jonathan Lipnicki  •  Jim Carter  •  Alice Krige

The Thief Lord (2006)

A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic leader, the Thief ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Claus
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Jasper Harris  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Alice Connor

A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic leader, the Thief ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Claus
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Jasper Harris  •  Rollo Weeks  •  Alice Connor

The Queen of Sheba's Pearls (2004)

Set in post-war England, a mysterious woman arrives at the Prettys' rural family home on the eve of young Jack's 16th birthday. Her remarkable likeness to Jack's mother, Emily, who tragically died in an accident eight years ago both baffles and unsettles the family ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Colin Nutley
CAST:  Helena Bergström  •  Rolf Lassgård  •  Lorcan Cranitch  •  Lindsay Duncan

Set in post-war England, a mysterious woman arrives at the Prettys' rural family home on the eve of young Jack's 16th birthday. Her remarkable likeness to Jack's mother, Emily, who tragically died in an accident eight years ago both baffles and unsettles the family ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Colin Nutley
CAST:  Helena Bergström  •  Rolf Lassgård  •  Lorcan Cranitch  •  Lindsay Duncan