PAAN table read

Justin is delighted to participate in a table read for PAAN, a new re-working of a fantastic children’s story set in deep space, as narrator of the script. Written by Tim Westland and J.E. Clarke, this futuristic story takes J.M. Barrie’s ‘Peter Pan’ and adds a new dimension. The table read will happen on 22nd August. For more information, visit Tim’s website.

Filming Vindication Swim

Justin enjoyed his time on set filming in Hastings and Stanmer House for the first block of Elliott Hassler’s ‘Vindication Swim’, playing trainer Leonard Clay to the first British woman to swim the channel, Mercedes Gleitze.

New competitions for Z.APP and Ghost Species

Thriller screenplay ‘Z.APP’ and horror screenplay ‘Ghost Species’ have both been selected as semi-finalists in the Academy-qualifying Flicker Rhode Island Screenplay Competition, part of the Rhode Island International Film Festival.

Vindication Swim

Justin is delighted to be joining the cast of ‘Vindication Swim’, a biopic feature film about the first British woman to swim the Channel.

Directed by Elliott Hasler, the feature film is currently in production in Sussex. Justin will play Leonard Clay, a coach of Mercedes Gleitze.

“Swimmer Mercedes Gleitze fights, along with her troubled coach Harold Best, to overcome both the cold waters of the English Channel and the patriarchal society of 1920s England. However, after a rival comes forward claiming to have accomplished the same feat, Gleitze is forced into a fight to retain her record and her legacy.”

More information can be found at here.

The Lockdown Hauntings

Justin has just finished filming for award-winning director Howard J Ford’s latest film, set in lockdown. Justin plays Detective Alex Briggs. Below are some stills from the film, with thanks to Howard J Ford. The project is currently working under the name #TheLockDownHauntings with a cast dispersed over England, Europe and the US, including Tony Todd (Candyman, The Crow, Night of the Living Dead, Final Destination), Anglea Dixon (Never Let Go), Jon Campling (Harry Potter, Final Fantasy) and Heather Peace (London’s Burning, Silent Witness, Waterloo Road).

Copyright Howard J Ford 2020
Copyright Howard J Ford 2020
Copyright Howard J Ford 2020
Copyright Howard J Ford 2020

The Eastern Front Released

‘The Eastern Front: The Point of No Return’ from Director Rick Roberts is released today in the UK on streaming and DVD. Justin plays Aleksy, the father of one of the protagonists.

Safe Sets Training

I just completed this training for best practice on set through Safe Sets International. It’s well worth doing, free, and can be accessed here: https://practicesafesets.co/certificate/